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2015 YAMAHA YZF-R3 Recall - Campaign #17V111000

 
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2015 YAMAHA YZF-R3 MOTORCYCLE RECALL - #17V111000

RECALL FOR FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE : STORAGE : TANK ASSEMBLY

Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA (Yamaha) is recalling certain 2015-2016 Yamaha YZF-R3 motorcycles. In the affected motorcycles, engine vibration can cause the fuel tank mounting bracket to contact the fuel tank, which overtime, may result in the tank leaking fuel.

Information provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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Motorcycle 2015 YAMAHA YZF-R3
Manufacturer Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA
Manufactured between 1/13/2015 - 10/24/2016
Recalled on 2/23/2017
Influenced by Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA
Owners Notified on 3/3/2017
# Affected 14,320
Recalled for FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
Description Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA (Yamaha) is recalling certain 2015-2016 Yamaha YZF-R3 motorcycles. In the affected motorcycles, engine vibration can cause the fuel tank mounting bracket to contact the fuel tank, which overtime, may result in the tank leaking fuel.
Consequences A fuel leak in the presence of a ignition source can increase the risk of a fire.
Corrective action Yamaha will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel tank bracket. The fuel tank will be inspected and replaced if necessary. These repairs will be performed free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 9, 2017. Owners may contact Yamaha customer service at 1-800-962-7926. Yamaha's number for this recall is 990112.
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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