The following motorcycle recall report is filed with the NHTSA: Report Receipt Date: December 13, 2017 NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V805000 Component(s): Fuel System Potential Number of Units Affected: 20 Manufacturer: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
WHAT COULD HAPPEN: If the welds are missing, the mounting bracket can separate from the tank, allowing fuel to leak and increasing the risk of a fire in the presence of an ignition source.
THE FIX:Honda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the fuel tank welds and, as necessary, replace the fuel tank, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in December 2017. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138.
MORE RECALL INFORMATION: 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 safercar.gov.