Yamaha Off-Road Motorcycle Recall [US]

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US/Washington: Yamaha Off-Road Motorcycle Recall [US]Yamaha recalls approximately 875 Yamaha YZ250 Competition Off-Road Motorcycles due to injury and death hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/GLBbK

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/Recall-Alerts/2015/Yahama-Recalls-YZ250-Competition-Off-Road-Motorcycles/

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves model year 2015 Yamaha Competition Off-Road Motorcycles with model numbers YZ250FFL and YZ250FFW.

The recalled Motorcycles come in two colour schemes: blue and white and white and red. The model number is on left and right side of the fuel tank cowling. The vehicle identification number (“VIN”) is stamped on the frame near the steering stem. The letter F in the 10th position of the VIN number indicates that the unit was made in the 2015 model year.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the Motorcycle’s design and retail presentation.

According to the CPSC, the Motorcycle’s engine can lock up during operation, causing a rider to lose control of the vehicle and crash, resulting in possible injuries and death.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Yamaha YZ250 Competition Off-Road Motorcycle, please do not use it. Instead, contact your local Yamaha dealer to schedule a free repair. Yamaha is also contacting all registered owners directly at their last known address.


Additional information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 15-713
Recalls Direct RIN: 4649-2015
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