Zero Motorcycles Inc. is Recalling certain 2017 S, DS, and FXS motorcycles

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 16, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

Anti-Lock Brakes may not Function Properly

If the ABS does not function properly in a braking event, there is an increased risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V145000

Manufacturer: Zero Motorcycles Inc.

Components: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Potential Number of Units Affected: 61

Vehicles Make Model Model Year(s)
ZERO DS 2017
ZERO FXS 2017
ZERO S 2017

Summary: Zero Motorcycles Inc. (Zero) is recalling certain 2017 S, DS, and FXS motorcycles. The Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) Hydraulic Control Unit (HCU) may have the wrong vehicle model information, possibly causing the ABS to function improperly.

Remedy: Zero will notify owners and dealers will reconfigure the HCU, or replace it as needed, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 20, 2017. Owners may contact Zero customer service at 1-888-841-8085. Zero’s number for the recall is SV-ZMC-017-363.

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.

Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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