WASHINGTON, D.C. – October 25, 2018 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –
A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase the risk of a fire.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V694000
Manufacturer: Suzuki Motor of America, Inc.
Components: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Potential Number of Units Affected: 6,928
|SUZUKI||DL650||2017 – 2018|
|SUZUKI||GSX-R1000||2017 – 2018|
Summary: Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. (Suzuki) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Suzuki DL650A, DL650XA, GSX-R1000, GSX-R1000R, and 2018 GSX-S750 motorcycles. During installation, the fuel pump O-ring may have been twisted, reducing the sealing performance and possibly resulting in a fuel leak.
Remedy: Suzuki will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel pump O-ring and the fuel tank inner vessel, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in October 2018. Owners may contact Suzuki customer service at 1-800-934-0934. Suzuki’s numbers for this recall are 2A86-2A88.
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