3 days after i received the car, i revived a letter from dealership offering me a trad-in value on my car equal to the price i purchased it 2 years ago! After having the breaks replaced twice and now this. contact me if you can. THE LOCAL DEALERSHIP HAS ASKED ME TO COME IN FOR THREE OIL CONSUMPTION TESTS SO FAR AND THEY ARE ASKING ME TO COME BACK FOR FOURTH. Details on how to file a claim to receive reimbursement for repair costs can be found here. When I threatened to sue them they replace the rotors for free but again the same thing. Glad to know that I am not the only one having these issues. ?thank you for any info. Th is all started at around 36,000 miles. The problem got worse over time one qt of motor oil every week. I brought it home a one week later the engine light was on. My VTEC indicator came on at 52,000 miles, oil life said 40%. I got the same letter a few weeks ago about oil consumption. I was in the middle of my oil consumption test per Honda dealership and the oil light went on. Not knowing what to do I decided to add another quart of oil. Opened up a case with Honda of USA. I have multiple diagnostic codes errors P3400, P0304, P0303, P0300 to name a few. Very disappointed in Honda. Legends Honda service men know its not norma,l but they have to go by the Hondas protocol. I thought it was an isolated issue, but now I see its common. Need to find a dealer for service? I have had more problems with my Accord than any other car Ive owned. Selling party had used a local oil change business and kept complete records but got rid of them after sale and we are trying to get records with little success.Oil light came on for first of 2.5 quart low experiences, did not come on for the second, we were checking oil to send son back to school when we noticed the lack of oil on dip stick. 1qt per 1000miles. Two rings to hold back combustion fumes and the other holds and direct engine oil where it should go in the vehicle. That would take me up to 12 months and will pass 8 yrs warranty. This was my worst purchase EVER. Having same issue . I feel like it is ridiculous for Honda to say it is acceptable oil consumption. Its time for Honda to stop pretending this is normal! I bought my 2008 honda accord in Sept/2008. My biggest issue is flickering lights when you turn on the heat or AC. Past 1000 miles and oil was at full level. Jennifer, you should go to your dealer and mention how much oil is being consumed. My engine light would come on all the time and I kept wondering what was up with that. With a one income family, if something breaks I have to fix it I cannot afford to pay someone else. administrator or law firm. Very disappointed. The solution for Fox Honda was to do a compression check I I was to come in every 500 miles. I also want in. After all the extended warranty on the oil defect was only offered because someone else took the time to fight back! I did get a paere that said 1qt every 1-3k miles could warranty further diagnostics and to call tech line. I have been a three different trips, each of which were about. Id like to find out more on what you have done and what you have received from Honda Canada. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.. Hey Charles! Car Max here I come where I bought it, guess they dont care either !! I recently purchased a 2008 Honda Accord and thought I saw an oil light just over 1000 miles from the last oil change..then never saw it again. #64 Lisa Vogel 2013-01-09 20:07#1,2, and 3 sparkplugs fouled at 40,000 miles and Bryan Honda of Fayetteville charged me almost $300 to change them out. I opt out to not buy the extended warranty because I thought its a Honda, it will go forever. Thank you Save Reply Quote 1 - 20 of 36 Posts 1 2 Next K KayDub Registered Joined Aug 28, 2016 I thought I was going crazy until I found this website! The one difference is that my dealership has admitted that they are seeing a lot of problems with the engines (but the I went a little crazy on them when they suggested I check the oil every 1,000 miles on a 2010 Honda). I got the letter about the oil consumption issue. Then I was told that the oil light will come on when it is about 3-3 1/2 qts low, and there shouldnt be any damage to the engine. The technician diagnosed that the piston rings needed to be replaced. When my A/C acted up, I fixed/replaced it. Upon checking the oil-nothing registered. What now? Honda said my car uses 1quart every 750miles, and I waiting to hear back to see how much assistance I will be given for the nearly 3,000 dollar estimate. It only has 17000 miles on it! I constantly have to check oil and also take to the dealership to top off since it is constantly running low. I have a 2009 Honda Accord with approximately 64,000 miles. < 88K miles - Maintained the car religiously (can provide maintenance records) now I am told that I need to replace the Gasket and Short Block. Only 39000kms on it. Low and the oil light comes on mostly after driving as you slow and turn. Called Honda about 12 times. I never got a letter from Honda saying the warranty has been extended to 125,000 miles. Well they have took their time doing oil consumption tests, they admitted its using oil, but its a reasonable amount- what B.S. The car keep burning oil at a rate of 1 quart per 1000 miles. Its been in the dealership shop more than I imagined. A grand total of around $3100 to fix this issue since they are not going to cover it. I so respect my cars. As part of the settlement agreement, Honda has agreed to provide "valuable benefits" to Class Members to resolve the litigation. Burning oil Honda did an oil consumption test and stated the amount burned is normal. Once again the lawyers win. like you mentioned but I would still like to get more from you so if I have to I can reference that you had the motor replaced. I had to replace the timing chain. At 88K miles, I noticed the metal grinding noise upon startup. I am also concerned with the rattling noise I hear when I turn the car onit almost has a diesal engine noise. Took it in every 2 weeks for about 3 months and it was using 2 quarts every 900 miles. Now at 74K check engine light, VSA light, and other light (triange with exclamation point) came on. Please add me to this lawsuit so we can force Honda to legally fix our cars! The only way to even get them to learn how to deal with their customers is to call up their corporate USA headquarters. Everyone is so quick to take the easy way out. So now 2 years later and I get a check engine light. My 2009 Accord is having this done now. I have a 2009 Honda Accord Coupe Ex 4 Cyl. Get rid of it!!! My 2008 Honda Accord Coupe has the exact same issue with the excessive oil consumption. My 08 accord burns about 1 quart per 1000 miles. I never really noticed any oil loss until I started driving across town daily for work. In 2011, Honda sent me a letter about updating the computer in my Accord. I took the car to the dealership, it stayed there for a week. The same occasional low oil pressure light is coming on. This will be my last Hond. Well, so much for Hondas track record with me and my families. oil was changed. I just purchased it 4 months ago I already wanna get rid of it but Im stuck paying on it for 4.5 more years what a mistake I made Ive owned 6 Hondas and never had an issue till this one. The dealer is giving me the same bs about the oil consumption test. He did some checking and of course that they needed to do a leakdown test. I purchased a Honda for the first time after owning other cars because I was looking for something reliable. They replaced the pistons and rings(genuine honda parts) and I have since change the oil twice with 16,000 km. I drove 2 hrs to the deal for the software update JOKE didnt do a thing. Just purchased used 2009 Accord 4cyl 6 months ago. NICE BUT JUNK, Our 2008 Odyssey consumes so much oil and dealer says its normal. However, after finding this page and doing additional research I am not feeling very good about the future prospects of a vehicle I once considered my dream car. Get rid of the car? Bought my 2008 Accord in 2008. Since 78k miles it started the oil burning; now at the rate of 1000 miles per quart (now 90k miles total). The noise always gets louder when an oil change is due, which is always prior to when the dealerhip estimates when my next oil change is due. They say it is normal. Thank you. He was visiting a friend who had some oil to pour into the vehicle. Names to call: Mr. Yamata(CEO)- top tier resolution team: Brian Philbin and Derwin Rodriquez. This is my third Honda and Im very disappointed and now not sure if I want to buy another one. My 2008 honda accord burns oil at an unually fast rate. Love my car but not the problem.. WOW! We had extended and complained about the oil burning the first year the car was purchased so it was all documented by Honda, they originally were going to replace the pistons and rings and whatever else once they started the work there was to much damage then they dropped in a new motor, that was back in March the car runs like new checked oil its still clean and hasnt burned any oil! in every other week. Like others that have posted comments here, I have been through the software update with no positive results. Have 2010 v6 bought new. We currently have 100,714 miles on it. This made me suspicious of the Service Technician when in fact Honda has known about these problems for some time. I have since removed this annoyance from my mind for a couple years now. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. More than likely, the paint will fade later due to the top coat being defective. Replaced platinum spark plugs not covered under extended warranty. So what is the current status of the class action suit? The car ran beautiful until it hit 60000 miles. Engines rebuilt plus VTC done. Last Honda I will own. Same problem as everyone else. I am so frustrated with this car! Ended up having to replace the engine- extended warranty would not cover the cost due to it being a known problem. Called the local dealer, they knew nothing about the letter, transferred me to Honda America. Then the plugs started to foul. Yes the same exact thing happened to me and I never received any notification and the Honda dealer said its to late.They where very rude. Honda states it is NORMAL to add a quart or so every 1000 miles. Then said I had to have oil in my driveway which there is no oil whatsoever in my driveway or when the vehicle halted. Honda is a very cheap company. Never had an issue up to this point. I paid my $500 and never even made it home from the dealership. Am I too late? Consuming excessive oil since 50k. I have a 08 Accord LX with 102K. This did not fix the problem. Honda dealers are as dis-honest as Honda themselves. Consumes probably just over 1qt per 2K miles which sadly doenst fail Hondas test. Car still makes grinding noise even after replacement, just so tired from all these annoying problems. Take photos! I am doing my best to fight their feeble response to this problem. my 2008 ex has same problem at 76000 =/- miles; Failed the test, now their good faith offer was 60% of the cost to fix, my 40% = $813.00. I have been complaining to Honda of oil problems for the last year and half. I had my car towed to my local Honda dealership. What Accord owners should do: Call your local dealer with your vehicles identification number to determine if its involved in this service bulletin. Spent nearly $400 to replace plugs at 78k mi., plugs fouled again at 105K mi. The leather bubbles up and tearsit looks terrible. Finally glad I kept my receipts of paying lots of $$ to fix my car twice for this problem at the Honda dealership Sad that I traded the 09 Accord in to the dealer and didnt get much trade in for it so I actually lost more $$. It has gotten so bad that I dont even like making my car payments anymore! Car is using 1.7qts per 1K miles which works out to a quart used in less than 600 miles. Honda should be ashamed of themselves. My 2004 honda van lost the transmittion early on and thats when I found out there is a class action suit on that as well! I purchased a 2008 Accord new. It was very expensive and I cant afford to buy a new one at this time. I am 2 quarts down at 2000 miles and they say that is normal. This website is not intended for viewing or usage by European Union citizens. Same story as everyone else. The mechanic has no explanation for it. Then the ordeal with Honda began. Current mileage is approximately 128,500. we have consistently changed the oil, every 3-6000 miles. I was told that these engine have a computer software upgrade that make that engine be leaner on gas. We also had thecomputer software update. expected to be mailed out. Ive had so many repairs but the major ones now are catalytic converters,. Using 1qt about every 1000miles.. What happened to Hondas being such GREAT cars?????? I have the same problem with excessive oil consumption on my 09 Accord LX-P. They told me that I had to have them change oil on my car and check back every 1,000 miles for 6x for consumption test. That was in 5000 miles. My car does the exact same when oil is on the low end. The carbon build-up in my engine is significant. My 2010 Accord at 55,000 miles was having engine noise. Very frustrating that dealership nor Honda will acknowledge the ridiculousness of the problem. Official recalls have been issued for the 2008 Honda Accord by the NHTSA. Just sayin. I couldnt be more mad/disappointed. dear sir/mami presently own a 4 cylinder 2008 honda accord.I would like to express my dissapointment with the workmanship of this vehicle,in particular with the excessive engine oil consumption.After it reached 100,000 miles the check check engine oil light lits after every 2,000 miles and i had to add 1 quart to keep it wjthin ideal oil level.This adds to personal stress knowing that i bought a lemon engined car and its also a cause of loss of money.My paln before is to hand this over to my soon to be in college son but i dont wanna pass this problem to him.This will be my last honda. Luckily I made it home and the next morning limped the poorly running machine to a nearby mechanic who replaced the fouled plugs for $300.00. ( i paid and i am happy about it). Its going in for a short block and rings again in a couple days. I have a 2008 Honda Accord that is experiencing this defect. Year/Model Program ID (or later) Program P/N (or later) 2008-09 Accord (KA-ULEV) 70A630 37805-R70-A63 2008-09 Accord (KL-SULEV-PZEV) 71L630 37805-R71-L63 2010 Accord (KA-ULEV) 70A750 37805-R70-A75 2011 Accord 2 . Ive had this issue on my 2009 Honda Accord V6 EX-L (currently 72K miles) with multiple repairs. :( 2010 Honda Accord Coupe EXL 6-speed Navi After installing software update to correct a drivability issue my Oil light came on ONE time, checked oil level, didnt show on the dipstick, added a quart, still did not register on dipstick I was told I need to do an oil change at the HONDA dealership so they could start monitoring and run consumption test cant believe this is happening at 43,000 miles . I had the same problem I went back and forth with Honda not the dealership for over 8 months they made me change all the spark plug 7k miles later it did the same thing finally they said they will fix it for free I paid $100 for 1 year warranty this was 2020 car still runs great. There is a service bulletin to dealer tech, but they dont want the owners to know about it. Having same problem with 08 Accord. The next morning I call my dealer and she says.. Oh just bring it in. I love this car, until now. Im done with Honda. Same story but with a 2009 Odysseywaiting to find out if Honda will honor the extended warranty they sold me and replace engine. This is a serious problem that Honda needs to recall and fix all vehicles with this issue. Low oil bad plugs right after I bought it. Took my 2008 Honda Accord LX-P to the dealership for the service letter. I am hopeful that this class-action suit is successful. I am on a oil consumption study. My mechanic said the egnine is crap and needs replacing. I bought the car used with 17000 miles on it. I have the V6 Honda EXL From the onset, I was told that my engine was low despite the gauge reading 40%. Software update didnt solve the problem. Resulted 165 to 170 psi within service limit of 134.8 psi. It currently has 50,000 truly gentle miles on it from a 51 year Grandmother. Sorry , we cant help you , not even to offer any assistance as a loyal customer. VEHICLE TOWED TO HONDA DEALER. My 2010 Accord EXL V6 has also been burning oil since it was new. Simple check is to start your vehicle and take the oil cap off and youll see blow by gases coming out? Last oil cycle car started making noise. Purchased at 40,000 miles certified used, and six months later, within the 12-month factory warranty period the first misfire incident occurred. This was back in 2010. mine did same thing. Car doesnt smoke. I drove my car in town, there is no problem, but when I drove on freeway, I lost oil about a quart every 1000 miles, I need to check my oil all the times, The first time, after I bought this 08 Accord, I drove to Las Vegas, NV. I am so glad I found this because my car is having the same problem, and this whole time, since 2009, when I first purchased my car I have been having this problem and always thought it was just my car. I guess well see. How can I get in on this class action lawsuit? So long Honda. Kinda like a carfax report, but now a computer report will be included. I have a 2008 Honda Accord that uses oil constantly. Can I still be part of this lawsuit? I took it to Honda and now since Ive just hit 100k they want to charge me the $100 diagnostic few. Boom problem solved with 12 dollar part. This includes the Civic SI, Acura TSX and even the Element. I have a 2008 Honda Accord and I have to always have a bottle of oil in my car. Seems that the dealers and Honda are cooperating with each other as they will not give a straight answer. The latest one is a 08 Honda Accord EX. I keep a case of Mobil 1 in the trunk now. my 2008 Honda Accord burning 2 Qts of oil a month who do I talk to about this problem and get resolved. How can I join this law suit? Kept car 3 1/2 weeks not given loaner car. Then the service at Honda told me that, due to the harsh driving conditions in my area, (Virginia Beach area, not exactly the Mojave desert), that my oil would need changed more often. I intend to join the class action. Sorry, the Honda recall note I mentioned above is saying that my Honda is now covered for defect on piston ring in case of high oil consumption. F u hendrick honda in charlotte , greedy bastards. 08 honda accord with vetch motor make loud noise in top of engine when car is started. I have not had any issues arise on the vehicle as of yet, but am concerned the vehicle is buring excessive amounts of oil. Wow! This may be due to faulty piston rings and faulty powertrain control module software. Also, had to replace the brakes in 2010. Have gotten the honda TSB 11-033 and same problem exists!!! Finally nice to know why my car is guzzling oil! Had i known, I would have gone with a different car, like an Acura! I almost never went longer than 3500 miles between oil changes. Updated 02/24/15*bf I am extremely pissed and upset with this matter. Everytime I take it to the dealership they act as if they have no clue to why it is low and want to make it seem to me that it is normal. Was this news given to all dealerships so that the owners can get this problem fixed? It is not leaking oil but it burns oil and I can tell when it is low. Now for 9 months been taking my car in complaining of a reving noise between 1st & 2nd gearthe shuttle driver told me I needed to learn how to check my oil now they want to tear the engine apart. Also the spark plugs have misfired a couple of different times. Bc I feel like I am spending my hard earned oney on a piece of JUNK!!!!! EVERYONE CALL CLARK HOWARD, SPREAD THE WORD.SOMETHING MUST BE DONE. Now doing the oil consumption test!! .. I have updated the computer program and still uses more oil than ever before. I was currently looking for a new Honda for myself and my wife. THIS CAR IS CRAP. Now after reading about this lawsuit, I know its BS. Honda, what is up with your Accord? I didnt know about this law suit. ?i think its time to sell my 2008 accord i will never buy a honda again.. Hey. I dont give up easily, and Im not done with my battle. Mechanic told me that a quart per 1000 miles is normal??? HAD TO PULL OVER. Since it was closer then the dealership, the car was taken to a neighborhood mechanic that we use. Warranty info: This replacement service is being performed free of charge under a special warranty extension good for eight years and unlimited mileage from the original vehicle-in-service date. October 2015 edited December 2017 I just recently learned that my car (2009 Honda Accord, 4 cyl.) in this case, they will stand on your side because that can bring the money into their pocket and the fix to your car. This car is the worst car I have ever owned and would NEVER buy Honda again, just because of this one. And now weve found this website with all this information. I have until 6/10/16 or another 23k miles to decide if I get the repairs. Come on Honda OWN UP to it and fix this problem.either way its going to cost you, time money,but i guess its your dime.SHAME ON YOU! Very disappointed in Honda own other Toyota/Lexus cars and very satisfied how Toyota handling any issue. As long as you don't have to top off between changes, you'll survive. And.I have had the VTC actuator go out 3 times. An this car is supposed be a good reliable car but this oil consumption is a pain in the but and Im afraid that the engine might lock up on me. so i went to another dealer service center and they said thats the defect and they said i you have extended warranty from honda then they will only fix for you without any cost. How to Keep Mice and Rodents Out of Your Car, 2023 Chevrolet Colorado Review: New Style and Substance to Challenge the Tacoma, 2023 Mercedes-Benz C300 Review: Losing Its Way, 2023 Honda Accord Review: Among the Best of Whats Left. We need a legit recall issued soon to correct this known issue! Now at 134,000 miles the catalytic converter has gone bad which is going to cost me about $1100, which I will have to pay to pass inspection in NC. By submitting your comment and contact information, you agree to receive marketing emails from Top Class Actions regarding this and/or similar lawsuits or settlements, and/or to be contacted by an attorney or law firm to discuss the details of your potential case at no charge to you if you qualify. Does this or any other apply to the 2007 accord 4 cylinder? THE SENSOR ON THE TIMING CHAIN went bad but the timing chain isnt stretched which they say is odd. A terrible car company! Really back me off by considering engine replacement after reading this page. Had rear brakes replaced twice, burns a quart of oil in between each oil change; now my spark plugs are shot and have to be replaced.Nothing covered under my extended warranty plan . Extending the warranty will not fix the problem. I have referred several people who have bought Hondas. My car also.shakes bad every day when I first drive it after its been sitting for a few hours. My car has 125,000 miles on it and is maintained on a regular basis. I cant belive Hondad is not looking after this issue. I fill 2 qts every 2000 miles. My car will reflect 50% to 90% oil life and then I my car will be out of oil. I said this is not a way to fix the problem but is just covering it up. Just complanied to American Honda Corporation. I have changed the oil in this vehicle every 3000 miles. I have a 2010 accord 6 cylinder. Just had to add 2 1/2 qts again this oil cycle at 50% on the dash. I am totally discussed with them. Both times the valves rattled and then the engine light flickered. Just gave me some excuse. They corrected the oil level, and 1000 miles later confirmed that my car was experiencing the problem covered by the law suit and extended warranty. a huge oil related issue resulting in a class action lawsuit. I started having oil consumption issues about 2 years ago. I turned the engine off and called a tow service who towed the car all the way to my dealer in Santa Clara CA. No low oil light but engine was almost 3 qts low at 60% on the dash. Another dealership replaced the short block. I am constantly having the oil changed and due to a lack of oil. Since the piston rings where replaced it hasnt been burning any oil yet. I have been complaining to Honda about this for the last 30k miles and just found this website. I will contact our local Honda dealership as well for an oil consumption test. The VTC actuator makes the rattling noise when it first cranks if it has set for a while without being started or the oil is low. There is no way I should have the exact same issue twice within 3 years and 100K miles on a car which is branded one of the best and longest lasting cars in the industry. Check Recalls By Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) Enter your VIN to get VIN-specific recall information Honda did replace for free. I am furious with how Honda has been handling this and I am selling my car right after repairs are complete. We shall see I checked the oil level after they did the oil change and it was well above the maximum mark on the dipstick. Maybe I shouldve!? Its now to the point where we have to check everyday. They are riding the old adage that Hondas are reliable but it just isnt the case anymore. HONDA NO MORE EVERYONE.. ME like a fool went and got a 2008 & two 2009 Accords but the reason was i had a1990 360,000 miles on it used no oil leaked no oil run good till the day i got rid of it a 1993 same thing good car over 360,000 miles .All three new cars use oil from day 1 first oil change i ask them to check and see why they say a quart every 3,000 miles is except able and breaks at least 3 sets of the ceramic on each not only that i bragged so much on them 4 of my nieces got them think how i fill now. Suggested watch oil consumption and change oil every 4,000 miles. The good news is, in my case they did. The extended coverage on the piston rings is up to 8 years or 125,000 miles. I cannot write my reply but I told him I wanted it documented and I would be back in 500 miles. I have a 2010 4cyl Sedan 4 door, Automatic with 67K miles. Is oil consumption related to this problem? Wow, I cant believe the number of complaints im seeing on this issue. How can I join the class action suite? The warning light does not come on when levels are low, and I need to closely monitor the oil level. Im fed up! if they find your car qualifies. I checked the motor oil level and there was not much left. This is one owener who will be buying north american quality next time.Good luck to you all. Honda is responsible, without a doubt. bout to go to court and try and get rest refunded. It has the four-cylinder VTEC engine that produces 190 hp. I have a 2017 Honda Accord my car completely stopped with NO warning lights and now Jonda says my I have s blown engine because of a hairline fracture to the oil pan and is disputing covering the repair on my power train warranty. To add insult to injury, there was nothing put into car fax regarding the work completed on the 2009. Hello Everyone, I am needing some advice. How can I get in this Class Action Settlement???? Now when you run low on oil it stores a permanent code in the computer that cant be erased. I was shocked and took the car to a dealer and they did some software updates. Hondo does not want to fix it. Add me to the list. Said it now has an 8 year engine warranty with no mileage restrictions. This all happened 2months ago. I have a 2008 Accord that is consuming oil. Call honda get paper trail of everything they have done hire a lawyer a sue the $#$t out of honda. DETROIT (AP) Nissan is recalling more than 809,000 small SUVs in the U.S. and Canada because a key problem can cause the ignition to shut off while they're being driven. I am very disappointed with honda I still owe about 4000 dollars on the vehicle.How do I join in the class action law suit. I dont know how much truth there is to it. GOT CASE NUMBER CLAIM WITH AMERICAN HONDA CORP. ALSO CONTACTED LAWYER. 08 Honda Accord,4 cyl Major Mechanical Problem with Engine, Sticking Piston Rings. Fed up. Honda Hell continues. I bought the extended warranty and had 100 miles over the covered warranty amount. Last Honda I will ever buy . My second question is why did the oil light not come on when the oil was low, till I slammed on the brakes for a yellow light. Only had 156,000 miles. I then begin researching and found all of this. This was our 1st brand new car & we were so excited & confident to put our trust in Honda. Every time I go in for an oil change. Im happy with my new 2013 Accord so far. They said this is way out of spec but the dealership wanted to charge me over $1000 just to get an official diagnosis before they could fix it. I asked them what about my oil consumption test. I have raised a good stink about this and I am waiting to hear from them today on what the out come of a meeting is that the GM had with one of the BIG guys that came into town this past Friday. I will never buy another honda again and will never bring my car to honda service. I have 137,000 miles on my car and am using about a qt. 2008 accord with 41,000 miles. I have a 2008 Honda accord coupe 4 cylinder that I purchased in brand new in 2008. Never buying a Honda again and would love to sue the sh*t out of them for this!!! 2008-2011 Honda Accord, 2010-2011 Accord Crosstour, 2006-2011 Civic, Civic . 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