Honda four stroke petrol powered outboard engine.
BF115DK1, BF135AK2, BF150AK2, BF175AK3, BF200AK3, BF225AK3 and BF250A outboard motors within an affected serial number range.
What are the defects?
Due to a manufacturing defect with the vapour separator internal float assembly, affected outboard motors may experience fuel loss from the vapour separator air vent tube.
What are the hazards?
This may result in fuel leakage from the outboard motor into the water, posing a possible fire hazard.
What should consumers do?
A letter will be sent to affected owners.
Owners are advised to contact their nearest authorised Honda Marine dealer to arrange for a replacement vapour separator to be fitted. For further information consumers can contact the Customer Relations Department on 03 9270 1348 or 1300 559 846, or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.