September 24, 2002
Honda Has Recalled the 2002 FSC600 Silver Wing
- Honda Has Recalled the 2002 FSC600 Silver Wing motorcycle because
the rear wheel may develop stress cracks.
Number of Units Affected: 2454
Manufactured: 08/2001 - 07/2002
ON CERTAIN MOTORCYCLES, UNDER CERTAIN RIDING CONDITIONS, SUCH AS
CONTINUOUSLY BUMPY ROADS, THE REAR WHEEL COULD DEVELOP STRESS CRACKS WHERE
THE WHEEL SPOKES ATTACH TO THE HUB.
THE SPOKES WILL EVENTUALLY FAIL, CAUSING THE WHEEL TO COLLAPSE WITHOUT
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE REAR WHEEL, INCLUDING A NEW TIRE. OWNER
NOTIFICATION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING SEPTEMBER 2002. OWNERS WHO TAKE
THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO
NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT HONDA
MOTORCYCLE AT 1-800-289-8226.
CAMPAIGN ID Number: 02V250000
Regarding Auto Recalls
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when the next update is due.
Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!
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