Honda Recall 12V461000

NHTSA Campaign ID Component Manufacturer Recall Date Units Potentially Affected
12V461000 Power Train Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) 09/18/2012 1542
Defect Summary
Honda is recalling certain model year 2012 NC700XDC and NC700XC motorcycles. Some motorcycles may be equipped with drive chains that contain outer drive plates that were improperly heat-treated, resulting in plate fracture during use.
Consequence Summary
If a plate fractures, the motorcycle can unexpectedly lose propulsion, increasing the risk of a crash.
Corrective Summary
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, if necessary, replace the drive chain, free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin on October 8, 2012. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-866-784-1870.

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