American Honda ATV Recalled Due to Crash Hazard + Arm Separates

American Honda ATV Recalled Due to Crash Hazard + Arm Separates Р2,900 American Honda ATVs were recalled earlier this year due to the crash hazard they posed to  children.

Due to a fracture in the weld in the front right upper suspension, drivers can lose control of the vehicle and crash.

Four accidents have occurred since the problem came to the attention of Honda. No fatalities, but one rider is suffering from a sprained wrist.

American Honda ATV Recalled Due to Crash Hazard + Arm Separates

According to Recall.gov:

The recalled vehicles are two-wheel drive 2012 Honda FourTrax Rancher ATV models TRX420TE and TRX420TM. The ATVs are red or green and have the word “Honda” on both sides of the fuel tank and the word “Rancher” on the front cowl below the handlebars and on the left rear fender. Rancher models in the following VIN ranges are being recalled:

Model VIN Ranges
TRX420TE 1HFTE344* C4500841 thru C4502580
TRX420TM 1HFTE340* C4500542 thru C4501681

*Denotes a random alphanumeric identifier: “0-9″ or “X”

The model number is visible on the right front frame down pipe above the driver’s right-hand side front wheel. The VIN is located on the top center front of the frame and is visible looking down between the bars of the gear rack and through the middle opening of the front fairing.”

American Honda ATV Recalled Due to Crash Hazard + Arm Separates

American Honda ATV Recalled Due to Crash Hazard + Arm Separates

They are purchased at Honda dealerships for $5000 +. Contact your local Honda dealership if you’re an owner.

American Honda ATV Recalled Due to Crash Hazard + Arm Separates

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