Honda Recall of certain 2020-2021 CRF1100 Africa Twin motorcycles equipped with a dual-clutch transmission (DCT)

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – September 12, 2022 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –

Honda Recall – Engine Stall or Loss of Drive from Software Error

An engine stall or a loss of drive power can increase the risk of a crash or injury.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V662000

Manufacturer: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)

Components: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Potential Number of Units Affected 1,561

MAKE MODEL MODEL YEAR(S)
HONDA CRF1100 AFRICA TWIN 2020 – 2021

Summary: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2020-2021 CRF1100 Africa Twin motorcycles equipped with a dual-clutch transmission (DCT). A software error in the engine control unit (ECU), may disconnect the controller area network (CAN) communication and release the clutch, which can result in an engine stall or a loss of drive power.

Remedy: Dealers will update the ECU software, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed October 31, 2022. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-866-784-1870. Honda’s number for this recall is KNB.

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.nhtsa.gov.

Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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