WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 15, 2020 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –
If the brake pad becomes dislodged, the scooter can experience a reduced or complete loss of braking, increasing the risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V010000
Manufacturer: Genuine Scooters, LLC
Components: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
Potential Number of Units Affected: 148
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Summary: Genuine Scooters, LLC. (Genuine Scooters) is recalling certain 2020 Royal Alloy GT150 scooters. The front brake rotor may become uncentered within the front brake caliper allowing the inner brake pad to dislodge from the top of the brake caliper.
Remedy: Genuine Scooters will notify owners, and dealers will reposition the brake rotors with spacers to prevent the brake pads from dislodging, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in January 2020. Genuine Scooters requests owners to not drive their motorcycles. Please have the motorcycle towed to a dealer for repairs. Roadside assistance coverage has been provided along with owners warranty so the tow will be free of charge. Owners may contact Genuine Scooters customer service at 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.
Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration