WASHINGTON, D.C. – October 20, 2020 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –
A less reflective rear reflector increases the risk of crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V611000
Manufacturer: Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA
Potential Number of Units Affected: 31,000
|YAMAHA||XMAX||2018 – 2020|
|YAMAHA||YZF-R3||2015 – 2020|
Summary: Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA (Yamaha) is recalling certain 2015-2020 YZF-R3, 2020 MT03 and 2018-2020 XMAX scooters. Condensation or other contaminates may adhere to the rear reflector lens reducing its effectiveness.
Remedy: Yamaha will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear reflector, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in October 2020. Owners may contact Yamaha customer service at 1-888-266-3085. Yamaha’s number for this recall is 990139.
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