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Motorcycle Recall - Honda

NHTSA Campaign ID:  08V141000
Component:  Fuel System, Gasoline: Delivery
Manufacturer:  Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
Recall Date: 03/25/2008
Potential Number of Units Affected: 38934
Defect Summary:
Honda is recalling 38,934 model year 2007-2008 VT600, VT750 and VTX1300 motorcycles. The motorcycles may have an improperly manufactured fuel control valve diaphragm and the fuel valve may drip fuel.
Consequence Summary:
In the presence of an ignition source, dripping fuel poses the risk of fire.
Corrective Summary:
Dealers will replace the fuel control valve diaphragm assembly, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on or about April 10, 2008. Owners may contact Honda at 1-866-784-1870.

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