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Motorcycle Recall - Honda

NHTSA Campaign ID:  11V526000
Component:  Equipment: Other: Labels
Manufacturer:  Honda (American Honda Motor CO.)
Recall Date: 10/27/2011
Potential Number of Units Affected: 120
Defect Summary:
Honda is recalling certain model year 2010 NT700V motorcycles manufactured from November 26, 2009, through November 27, 2009, for failing to comply with the requirements of Part 567, "Certification." A tire information label applied to the swingarm may display incorrect tire size and air pressure specifications.
Consequence Summary:
Improper inflation of tires may affect vehicle handling and lead to premature tire failure, increasing the risk of a crash.
Corrective Summary:
Honda will mail the correct tire information label along with installation instruction. At the customer's option, a dealer can perform the installation for them free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin on or about November 11, 2011. Owners may contact Honda at 1-866-784-1870.

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