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Can I still go to the dealer for the ignition switch recall,If it has not been done yet to my 98 civic.

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I would talk to the dealer on this one but you should be able to have it done under a recall as it normally is a safety issue. If your details were kept up to date you would have been notified by Honda to have it done and the records will show that your car is outstanding for the recall

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the 98 Honda Accord does not show a recall for the ignitor..there is one for the ignition switch.......maybe he got those confused....As for the 83 i was unable to locate any recall records for it :(
hope this helps.......Good luck!

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