Honda Australia Motorcycle & Power Equipment Pty Ltd — MY2017 CBR1000 Motorcycles


Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
see attached VIN list

What are the defects?

A defect in the fuel cap seal may allow fuel to leak from the fuel tank, or water to enter the fuel tank.

What are the hazards?

In the worst case scenario, water entering the fuel tank may cause the engine to stall or malfunction, posing a possible accident risk for the rider. Fuel leaking from the fuel tank may also pose a possible fire risk.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their local Honda motorcycle dealer to make an appointment for an inspection and repair of the motorcycle.

For further information consumers can contact the Customer Relations Department on 03 9270 1348 or email

Traders who sold this product

Registered Honda Dealerships

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 28 April 2017 - 31 October 2017

Responsible regulator

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

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Product category