2016 HONDA GL1800 - AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2009-2010 and 2012-2016 Honda GL1800 Gold Wing motorcycles. These motorcycles have air bag inflators assembled as part of the air bag module that may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to lower absolute humidity, temperature and temperature cycling.

  • Hazard
    An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the rider resulting in serious injury or death.
  • Consumer Action
    Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the air bag module, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Honda Motorcycle Customer Support at 1-866-784-1870. Honda's number for this recall is KJ1.
 
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