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post #301 of 304 (permalink) Old 11-06-2017, 04:27 AM Thread Starter
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Recall Alert : Polaris 2010-2017

October 12, 2017 NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V647000
Engine Misfire may Melt Rear Brake Line


A melted rear brake line can reduce braking performance, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V647000

Manufacturer Polaris Industries, Inc.

Components SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC, ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Potential Number of Units Affected 26,182

Summary

Polaris Industries, Inc. (Polaris) is recalling certain 2010-2017 Victory Cross Country, Cross Country Tour, Cross Roads, Magnum, and Hard Ball motorcycles. If the engine misfires, continued riding may result in heat from the catalytic converter melting the rear brake line and nearby wiring.

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Polaris will notify owners, and dealers will re-route the brake line away from the exhaust catalyst, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in November 2017. Owners may contact Polaris customer service at 1-877-737-7172. Polaris' number for this recall is V-17-02.

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Recall Alert : 2017 Honda

October 26, 2017 NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V681000
Water may Enter Fuel Tank


If water enters the gas tank, the engine may stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V681000

Manufacturer Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)

Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Potential Number of Units Affected 2,443

Summary

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2017 Honda CBR1000RR and CBR1000RR SP motorcycles. There may be a gap between the fuel tank cap seal and the fuel filler neck which can allow water to enter the fuel tank.

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Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel tank cap. If water has gotten into the fuel tank, the affected components will be replaced. These repairs will be performed free of charge. The recall is expected to begin December 4, 2017. Owners may contact 1-866-784-1870. Honda's number for this recall is KH7.

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Recall Alert : Triumph Motorcycles

November 6, 2017 NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V700000
Charging System Wire may Chafe and Short

An electrical short could cause the engine to stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V700000

Manufacturer Triumph Motorcycles America, LTD

Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Potential Number of Units Affected 541

Summary

Triumph Motorcycles America, LTD (Triumph) is recalling certain 2016-2017 Speed Triple R and Speed Triple S motorcycles. A wire for the charging system may rub against a bracket for the ABS modulator, potentially resulting in an electrical short.

Remedy

Triumph will notify owners, and dealers will replace the affected wire, rerouting it to avoid contact with the bracket, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in November 2017. Owners may contact Triumph customer service at 1-678-854-2010. Triumph's number for this recall is SB552.

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Recall Alert : Kawasaki Motors

November 8, 2017 NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V703000
Rear Shock Absorber Mounting may Elongate


If the rear shock absorber does not function properly, it can increase the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V703000

Manufacturer Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.

Components SUSPENSION

Potential Number of Units Affected 2,383

Summary

Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. (KMC) is recalling certain 2017-2018 ZR900AH, ZR900BH and ZR900BJ motorcycles. The rear shock absorber tie-rod frame mount holes can become elongated if the rear shock absorber bottoms out, affecting the operation of the shock absorber.


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KMC will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the tie-rod mounting hole and replace the bracket or frame depending on the extent of the elongation of the tie-rod mounting hole, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact KMC customer service at 1-866-802-9381. KMC's number for this recall is MC17-04.

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