Honda is Recalling 45,153 motorcycles

WASHINGTON, D.C. – July 29, 2015 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

Report Receipt Date: JUL 08, 2015
NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V439000
Component(s): ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected: 45,153

All Products Associated with this Recall

Vehicle Make

HONDA

HONDA

HONDA

HONDA

HONDA

HONDA

HONDA

HONDA

HONDA

HONDA

HONDA

HONDA

HONDA

Model

CB300F

CB500

CBR300

CBR500

CBR600

CBR650

CRF250L

CTX700

NC700

NSS300

ST 1300PA

VT 1300

VT750

Model Year(s)

2015

2014 – 2015

2015

2014 – 2015

2015

2014 – 2015

2014 – 2015

2014 – 2015

2014 – 2015

2014 – 2015

2013 – 2015

2014 – 2015

2014 – 2015

Manufacturer: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)

SUMMARY:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain model year 2013-2015 ST1300PA, 2014-2015 CB500, CBR500, CRF250L, CBR650, CTX700, NSS300, VT750, VT1300, 2015 CB300F, CBR300, CBR600, and 2014-2016 NC700 motorcycles. In the affected motorcycles, sealant may have been incorrectly applied to the starter relay switch, and as a result, the electrical system may have a loss of power.

CONSEQUENCE:
A loss of electrical power may cause an engine stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

REMEDY:
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace any affected starter relay switch, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-866-784-1870. Honda’s number for this recall is JS9 and JT0.

NOTES:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

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