The recall involves all 2018 Model Year CRF250R off-road motorcycles. The problem is that the clutch outer can break, posing crash and injury hazards.
American Honda has received 19 reports of clutch failure, including two that led to engine lock up. No crashes or injuries have been reported reported.
They were sold at authorized Honda Powersports dealers nationwide from November 2017 through July 2018 for about $8,000.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled off-road motorcycles and contact their local authorized Honda Powersports dealer to schedule an appointment for a free repair.
For more information, contact American Honda toll-free at 866-784-1870 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at http://powersports.honda.com/ and click on “Recall Information.”
Source: Off-Road Motorcycles Recalled by American Honda Due to Crash and Injury Hazards (Recall Alert)