RECALL Subject : Electrical Shorting may cause Fire

Report Receipt Date: MAY 17, 2013

NHTSA Campaign Number: 13V208000

Component(s): ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Potential Number of Units Affected: 5

All Products Associated with this Recall

Vehicle Make Model Model Year(s)

BRAMMO EMPULSE 2013

Details

Manufacturer: Brammo, Inc.

SUMMARY:
Brammo, Inc. is recalling certain model year 2013 Empulse electric motorcycles manufactured February 22, 2013, through March 29, 2013. Due to a high current cable being attached to the motor controller incorrectly, electrical shorting can occur
.

CONSEQUENCE:
An electrical short can cause a complete loss of power while riding the motorcycle or a fire, either of which can result in a vehicle crash or personal injury.


REMEDY:
Brammo will notify owners, and technicians will inspect the high current cable at the motor controller and correct its installation, if needed. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Customers may contact Brammo at 1-541-482-9555.

NOTES:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153)