Honda Gl1000 1978

Model Gl1000 made in 1978 by Honda got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning wheels .

Model 1978


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
77V139000AMERICAN HONDA MOTOR CO. V (Vehicle)79609/16/1977MFRHONDA (AMERICAN HONDA MOTOR CO.)09/13/197710/12/1979
Defect SummaryUpon front brake application, a combination of speed and special road conditions may cause the aluminum spoke blades to crack, eventually leading to collapse of the wheel.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryThe dealer will replace the front wheel, free of charge, on all affected vehicles.
NotesVehicle description: motorcycles.system: wheels; front wheel spoke blades.consequences of defect: loss of vehicle control and an accident could occurwithout prior warning.note: the motorcycle should not be ridden until it has been inspected andreceived the necessary modifications.