WASHINGTON, D.C. – August 28, 2014 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –
Report Receipt Date: JUL 07, 2014
NHTSA Campaign Number: 14V408000
Component(s): ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected: 800
All Products Associated with this Recall
Manufacturer: Genuine Scooters, LLC
SUMMARY: Genuine Scooters, LLC (Genuine) is recalling certain model year 2014 Stella 125 Automatic scooters manufactured December 2013 to March 2014. The affected scooters may have a faulty engine control unit (ECU) which can cause the engine to stall without warning.
CONSEQUENCE: If the engine stalls while the scooter is being ridden there is an increased risk of a crash.
REMEDY: Genuine will notify owners, and dealers will replace the ECU with a new one, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in September 2014. Owners may contact Genuine customer service 1-773-433-1311.
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.