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2004 HONDA VFR800 RECALL (SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC)

Make: Honda
Model Year: 2004
Model: VFR800
NHTSA Campaign Number: 05V010000
Component: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
Potential Number of Vehicles Affected: 36,046
Owner Notified Date: 01/31/2005
Report Received Date: 01/24/2005
Record Creation Date: 01/25/2005

2004 Honda VFR800 DEFECT SUMMARY

CERTAIN MOTORCYCLES EQUIPPED WITH COMBINED-BRAKE SYSTEMS HAVE A PROPORTIONING CONTROL VALVE (PCV) THAT MECHANICALLY PROPORTIONS BRAKE FORCE WHEN THE REAR BRAKE IS APPLIED. A SEAL IN SOME PCVS IS IMPROPERLY SHAPED, AND BRAKE FLUID LEAKAGE MAY OCCUR.

2004 Honda VFR800 DEFECT CONSEQUENCE SUMMARY

IF THE MOTORCYCLE CONTINUES TO BE USED AFTER A LEAK OCCURS, THE REAR BRAKE WOULD EVENTUALLY BECOME INOPERATIVE. A LOSS OF REAR BRAKE FORCE COULD INCREASE THE RISK OF A CRASH.

2004 Honda VFR800 RECALL CORRECTIVE SUMMARY

DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE REAR BRAKE FORLEAKAGE. IF LEAKAGE IS CONFIRMED, THE DEALER WILL REPLACE THE PCV FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JANUARY 31, 2005. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HONDA AT 866-784-1870.
HONDA RECALL NO.P65.CUSTOMERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV.

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