New Delhi: Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) on Friday said it is recalling a certain number of its recently launched H’ness CB350 to fix a faulty transmission part.The two-wheeler manufacturer said that it has identified a different material grade usage in countershaft fourth gear of the transmission, which may lead to a defect upon extensive running/usage of the motorcycle.
The recall campaign will start from March 23, 2021, as a precautionary measure to replace the affected part free of cost, irrespective of the warranty status of the vehicle.
According to a company statement, the company is recalling the model units manufactured between November 25-December 12 last year. There are no cases of any failure reported until date, it added
HMSI had launched the 350 CC bike at a starting price of INR 1.85 lakh in October last year.”This voluntary move is intrinsic to Honda’s pro-activeness, reinforcing its commitment to strengthening customer trust and confidence further enhancing ownership experience”, HMSI said.
The company will notify customers via call/e-mail/SMS for inspection of their vehicle from Friday.
The company, however, did not specify the number of such vehicles to be recalled.