Yamaha Yzfr1kc



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Yamaha Yzfr1kc 1998 recalls
CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING - COOLING SYSTEM
99V186000YAMAHA MOTOR CORPORATION, USA V (Vehicle)637307/14/1999MFRYAMAHA MOTOR CORPORATION, USA07/12/199907/14/1999
Defect SummaryVehicle description: motorcycles. a coolant water hose can come loose at the thermostat housing during operation.
Consequence SummarySteam released could obscure the rider's vision or leaking coolant could make the rear tire slip.
Corrective SummaryDealers will install and properly tighten two new hose clamps.
NotesOwner notification began july 14, 1999. owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact yamaha at 1-800-962-7926.also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).
POWER TRAIN
98V236000YAMAHA MOTOR CORPORATION, USA V (Vehicle)177010/02/1998MFRYAMAHA MOTOR CORPORATION, USA09/29/199809/29/1998
Defect SummaryVehicle description: motorcycles. the primary driven gear backing plate (clutch basket) can break causing the engine components to lock up.
Consequence SummaryThis condition can lead to rear wheel lock up increasing the risk of a vehicle crash or personal injury.
Corrective SummaryDealers will install a new primary driven gear and related parts.
NotesOwner notification is expected to begin october 2, 1998.owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact yamaha at 1-800-962-7926.also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).