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Recall Yamaha Motor Australia Pty Ltd—YZF-R3A Motorcycles

Discussion in 'Motorcycling News' started by NetriderBot, Aug 16, 2015.

  1. Yamaha Motor Australia Pty Ltd—YZF-R3A Motorcycles

    PRA number: 2015/14861
    Date published: 10th August 2015

    Product description
    YZF-R3A Motorcycles

    Identifying features
    Campaign number: MA96A and MA96B

    What are the defects?
    The handle crown on some YZF-R3A models may crack under normal riding conditions due to a casting problem that occurred during the manufacturing process.

    What are the hazards?
    If the handle crown cracks during use this may result in a loss of steering control, posing an accident hazard to the rider and other road users.

    Where the product was sold

    Traders who sold this product
    Authorised Yamaha Dealers

    Yamaha Motor Australia Pty Ltd

    What should consumers do?
    Consumers should contact their nearest Yamaha Dealer to arrange inspection and repairs.

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