Suzuki is Recalling certain 2008 – 2012 model AN, DL, GSF, GSX, GSX-R, SFV, VLR and VZ motorcycles

28 01 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 28, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

RECALL Subject: Rectifier/Regulator Failure Causing Engine Stall

Report Receipt Date: JAN 19, 2016
NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V018000
Component(s): ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected: 68,344

All Products Associated with this Recall

Vehicle

SUZUKI

SUZUKI

SUZUKI

SUZUKI

SUZUKI

SUZUKI

SUZUKI

SUZUKI

SUZUKI

SUZUKI

SUZUKI

Model

AN400

DL1000

GSF1250S

GSX-R600

GSX-R750

GSX1300BK

GSX1300R

GSX650F

SFV650

VLR1800

VZ1500

Model Year(s)

2008 – 2012

2008 – 2012

2008 – 2009

2008 – 2010

2008 – 2010

2008

2008 – 2012

2008 – 2010

2009 – 2010

2008 – 2010

2009 – 2010

Manufacturer: Suzuki Motor of America, Inc.

SUMMARY:
Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. (Suzuki) is recalling certain model year 2008-2012 AN400, AN400A, DL1000, GSX1300R, 2008-2009 GSF1250S and GSF1250SA, 2008 GSX1300BK and GSX1300BKA, 2008-2010 GSX650F, GSX-R600, GSX-R750, VLR1800, VLR1800T, and 2009-2010 SFV650 and VZ1500 motorcycles. Due to a problem with the circuit board for the regulator/rectifier power module, the motorcycle may not sufficiently charge the battery and the motorcycle may stall.

CONSEQUENCE:
If the engine stalls while riding, there would be an increased risk of a crash.

REMEDY:
Suzuki will notify owners, and dealers will replace the regulator/rectifier, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 4, 2016. Owners may contact Suzuki customer service at 1-800-444-5077. Suzuki’s number for this recall is 2A56 to 2A64.

NOTES:
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 www.safercar.gov.

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Ferrari is Recalling certain 2016 488 GTB vehicles

18 01 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 18, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

RECALL Subject: Low Pressure Fuel Line Connection

Report Receipt Date: DEC 28, 2015
NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V881000
Component(s): FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Potential Number of Units Affected: 119

All Products Associated with this Recall

Vehicle

FERRARI

Model

488 GTB

Model Year(s)

2016

Manufacturer: Ferrari North America, Inc.

SUMMARY:
Ferrari North America (FNA) is recalling certain model year 2016 488 GTB vehicles manufactured September 9, 2015, to November 6, 2015. The affected vehicles may be equipped with a low pressure fuel line connection that was not properly coated during manufacturing. This may cause a fuel vapor leak during engine start.

CONSEQUENCE:
A fuel vapor leak during engine start increases the risk of a fire.

REMEDY:
Ferrari will replace the low pressure fuel line assembly connection, free of charge. Affected vehicles are located in dealer inventory and will be remedied before customer retail. The recall began on December 18, 2015. Owners may contact FNA customer service at 1-866-551-2828.

NOTES:
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 www.safercar.gov.

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KTM Recalls Husqvarna, KTM Brand Motocross Competition Off-Road Motorcycles Due to Risk of Injury

15 01 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 15, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

RECALL SUMMARY

Name of product: Competition off-road motocross motorcycles

Hazard: The front wheel spoke assembly can fail, causing the operator to lose control of the motorcycle and crash.

Remedy: Repair

Consumer Contact: KTM North America and Husqvarna Motorcycles toll-free at 888-985-6090 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.ktmusa.com or www.husqvarna-motorcycles.com and click on Service, then select Safety for more information.

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RECALL DETAILS

Units:
About 3,700

Description:
This recall involves model year 2016 Husqvarna TC and FC and KTM SX and SX-F motocross competition motorcycles with 250cc to 450cc, 4-cycle engines, and 125cc to 250cc, 2-cycle engines.

Recalled Husqvarna motorcycles are blue, white and yellow and have the Husqvarna logo on both sides of the shroud covering the fuel tank. The model name and engine size are on both sides of the rear fender below the rear of the seat.

Recalled KTM motorcycles are orange, black and white with the KTM logo on both sides of the shroud covering the fuel tank. The model name and engine size are printed on both sides of the rear fender below the rear of the seat.

Model year 2016 motorcycles will have the letter G in the 10th position of the vehicle identification number (VIN). The VIN is located on the right side of the steering head.

Incidents/Injuries:
The firm has received two reports of crashes as a result of a wheel spoke failure, including one report of a shoulder injury and three broken ribs.

Remedy:
Consumers should immediately stop riding the recalled motorcycles and contact an authorized KTM/Husqvarna Motorcycles dealer to schedule a free repair. KTM/Husqvarna Motorcycles is contacting known consumers directly.

Sold at:
KTM authorized dealers nationwide from March 2015 through October 2015 for between $6,800 and $9,400.

Husqvarna Motorcycles authorized dealers nationwide from March 2015 through October 2015 for between $6,900 and $9,400.

Importer(s):
KTM North America Inc., of Amherst, Ohio

Manufactured in:
KTM Motorrad AG, of Austria

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products under the agency’s jurisdiction. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC is committed to protecting consumers and families from products that pose a fire, electrical, chemical or mechanical hazard. CPSC’s work to help ensure the safety of consumer products – such as toys, cribs, power tools, cigarette lighters and household chemicals -– contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years.

Federal law bars any person from selling products subject to a publicly-announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.

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BMW is Recalling certain 2015 i8 vehicles

13 01 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 13, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

RECALL Subject: Impaired Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) Functions

Report Receipt Date: DEC 28, 2015
NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V882000
Component(s): ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
Potential Number of Units Affected: 16

All Products Associated with this Recall

Vehicle

BMW

Model

I8

Model Year(s)

2015

Manufacturer: BMW of North America, LLC

SUMMARY:
BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain model year 2015 i8 vehicles manufactured May 29, 2015, to June 5, 2015. Improperly drilled holes within the Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) hydraulic unit may restrict one or more pistons impairing the DSC functions, including braking.

CONSEQUENCE:
Impaired DSC functionality may negatively impact vehicle handling and braking and increase the risk of a crash.

REMEDY:
BMW will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the DSC hydraulic unit, and replace if necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 10, 2016. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.

NOTES:
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 www.safercar.gov.

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Honda is Recalling certain 2010 – 2016 motorcycles

12 01 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 12, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

RECALL Subject : Engine Stall from Loss of Sensor Signal

Report Receipt Date: DEC 23, 2015
NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V874000
Component(s): ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected: 22,142

All Products Associated with this Recall

Vehicle Make

HONDA

Model

VT750

Model Year(s)

2010 – 2016

Manufacturer: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)

SUMMARY:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain model year 2012-2014 VT750CA, VT750C2 and VT750C2F, 2011-2016 VT750C, 2013-2016 VT750CS, 2010-2016 VT750C2B and 2013-2014 VT750C2S motorcycles. Engine vibration may cause the bank angle sensor wire to rub on the wire harness joint connector, resulting in a loss of the sensor signal.

CONSEQUENCE:
Without the bank angle sensor signal, the engine may stall while riding, increasing the risk of a crash.

REMEDY:
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will relocate the joint connector and replace the bank angle sensor, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 19, 2016. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-800-999-1009. Honda’s number for this recall is JW7.

NOTES:
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 www.safercar.gov.

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Roush Performance Products, Inc. is Recalling certain 2015 Ford Mustang GT Roush Stage 3 vehicles

11 01 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 11, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

RECALL Subject: Rear Brake Caliper Guide Pins may be Loose

Report Receipt Date: DEC 10, 2015
NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V832000
Component(s): SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
Potential Number of Units Affected: 461

All Products Associated with this Recall

Vehicle Make

FORD

Model

MUSTANG

Model Year(s)

2015

Manufacturer: Roush Performance Products, Inc.

SUMMARY:
Roush Performance Products, Inc. (Roush) is recalling certain model year 2015 Ford Mustang GT Roush Stage 3 vehicles manufactured April 1, 2015, to October 31, 2015, and equipped with Roush Extreme Duty Half Shafts. The affected vehicles have a brake caliper guide pin that may not have been sufficiently tightened during installation of the half shafts. As a result, the caliper guide pin may loosen while driving, reducing the vehicle’s rear braking ability.

CONSEQUENCE:
A partial loss of the rear braking system can increase the risk of a crash.

REMEDY:
Roush will notify owners, and Roush-authorized Ford dealers will tighten the caliper guide pin to the proper specification, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin January 11, 2016. Owners may contact Roush customer service at 1-800-597-6874.

NOTES:
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 www.safercar.gov.

 

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Maserati is Recalling certain 2016 Granturismo and Granturismo Convertible vehicles

8 01 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 8, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

RECALL Subject: Fuel Delivery Line Corrosion may Cause Fuel Leak

Report Receipt Date: DEC 18, 2015
NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V849000
Component(s): FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Potential Number of Units Affected: 33

All Products Associated with this Recall

Vehicle Make

MASERATI

Model

GRANTURISMO

Model Year(s)

2016

Manufacturer: Maserati North America, Inc.

SUMMARY:
Maserati North America, Inc. (Maserati) is recalling certain model year 2016 Granturismo and Granturismo Convertible vehicles manufactured September 1, 2015, to November 30, 2015. The affected vehicles are equipped with a non-galvanized main fuel delivery line that may corrode and result in a fuel leak.

CONSEQUENCE:
A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase the risk of a fire.

REMEDY:
Maserati will notify owners, and dealers will replace the main delivery fuel line, free of charge. The recall began on January 7, 2016. Owners may contact Maserati customer service at 1-201-816-2600. Maserati’s number for this recall is 300.

NOTES:
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 www.safercar.gov.

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