Honda recalls nearly 1 million cars worldwide

(AP) - Honda Motor Co. says it will recall a total of962,000 cars worldwide to fix power windows and computer systems. Honda will recall 936,000 units of the Fit subcompact, CR-Vcrossover and Fit Aria in North America, Asia, Europe and Africa,the company said Monday. The Fit is called Jazz in some overseasmarkets, while the Fit Aria is also known as City. Honda says the recall was prompted by defects in driver's-sidepower window switch units, which could potentially melt and catchfire. It will also recall 26,000 CR-Z compact hybrids globally due toprogramming problems with the engine control unit. There have been no injuries because of the defects, Honda says.

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