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Veteran motorbike racer Ewen Haldane dies aged 86 after his Honda is involved …

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Veteran motorbike racer Ewen Haldane dies aged 86 after his Honda is involved …
News from Scottish Daily Record:

MOTORBIKE TT veteran Ewen Haldane has died in a road crash while riding his Honda aged 86.

Mr Haldane, who competed in 15 Isle of Man TT events, was killed in a collision in Argyll and Bute on Sunday.

The keen biker, from Greenock, Inverclyde, was riding his black Honda motorcycle on the A82 near Luss when the accident occurred just after 11am.

The route was shut after the crash involving a Range Rover and a Vauxhall Mokka.

The owners of Ewen Haldane Motorcycles in Greenock, founded by the enthusiast, said in tribute: “Mr Haldane was a former TT racer and successful motorcycle dealer, serving the motorcycling community…………… continues on Scottish Daily Record

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Related News:

Honda Recalls over 45000 motorcycles
News from Motorcycle Cruiser Magazine:

The following report is filed with the NHTSA:

Report Receipt Date: July 8, 2015
NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V439000 Component(s): Electrical System Potential Number of Units Affected: 45,153 Manufacturer: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)

THE RECALL:

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain model year 2013-2015 ST1300PA, 2014-2015 CB500, CBR500, CRF250L, CBR650, CTX700, NSS300, VT750, VT1300, 2015 CB300F, CBR300, CBR600, and 2014-2016 NC700 motorcycles. In the affected motorcycles, sealant may have been incorrectly applied to the starter relay switch, and as a result, the electrical system may have a loss of power.

WHAT COULD HAPPEN:

A loss of electrical power may cause an engine stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

THE FIX:

Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace any affected starter relay switch, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-866-784-1870. Honda’s number for this recall is JS9 and JT0.

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

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