About 25,000 Honda vehicles and its luxury Acura brand have been recalled due 

due to possible miscast parts that could cause an abrupt and total engine failure.

"The connecting rod bearing can prematurely wear and seize due to a manufacturing 

 defect of the engine crankshaft," Honda notifies the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

And run improperly, stall, stop while driving, and/or not start, increasing the risk of a fire

crash, or injury" is what happens to an engine that has seized connecting rod.