Icon Motorcycle Helmet Recall

Here at Rider’s Claw we strive to keep you updated with the latest motorcycle news. This week, we want to let our followers know about a helmet recall. Be safe out there and don’t forget your smart phone motorcycle mount.

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The following motorcycle recall report is filed with the NHTSA:
Report Receipt Date: September 7, 2017
NHTSA Campaign Number: 16T012000
Component(s): Equipment
Potential Number of Units Affected: 5,068
Manufacturer: J-Tech Corporation

WHAT COULD HAPPEN: In the event of a crash, the helmet may not stay secured to the rider’s head, increasing the risk of injury.

THE FIX: J-Tech will notify owners, and will provide replacement helmets, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in October 2017. Owners should contact Parts Unlimited at 1-800-369-1000 or by email at helmets@parts-unltd.com for information on returning the helmet for a replacement one.

MORE RECALL INFORMATION: Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to safercar.gov.