Honda Australia MPE Pty Ltd - Honda VFR800 2001 - 2005

recall information

Recall number
REC-000545
PRA number
2007/9545
Campaign number
3DJ
Original published date

make and model information

Make
Honda
Model
VFR800
Year range
2001 - 2005
Affected units
1,222

Identifying features

JH2RC46U*2M400005 to JH2RC46U*5M700241

What are the defects?

Under certain conditions, when owners fit after-market head-light bulbs, the ground wire terminals inside the sub-harness connector may overheat and melt the wiring connector, causing loss of power to various circuits.

What are the hazards?

A loss of critical lighting or engine power could occur without warning which could cause a crash.

What should consumers do?

Honda will contact owners of affected vehicles
Supplier details
Honda Australia MPE Pty Ltd

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Product type