Photo: Kevork Djansezian (Getty Images) Lettuce recalls , while common as a passing breeze these days, aren’t really that big of a deal for the general consumer unless you’ve already gobbled up a bed of contaminated romaine. Massive auto recalls are another dilemma entirely: If you’re affected by one, you’ve likely paid thousands, or signed on to a longterm lease for a car that can potentially put you or others in danger. Unfortunately for 1.4 million Honda owners in the United States, that’s exactly what’s happening. The automaker announced that it’s recalling 1.4 million vehicles for various mechanical and software issues, encompassing vehicles manufactured over an 18-year period, from 2002 to 2020. The announcement makes for especially poor timing, as the country still grapples with the economic consequences of a rampant pandemic and winter weather threatens to make driving conditions more treacherous on a national level. Here’s what you need to know about the vehicles affected, and what you should do if you drive one. What’s being recalled The recall encompasses a sprawling list of Honda models. Here’s the number of each specific model recalled for various issues, according to a report in the Associated Press . 737,000 Accords from 2018 to 2020 have been recalled concerning a “programming flaw in a control computer can cause the rear camera, turn signals and windshield wipers to malfunction.” 430,000 Honda Civic Hybrids from 2012, the 2007 through 2014 Honda Fit, the 2013 through 2015 Acura ILX and the 2013 through 2015 […]