Yamaha Recall of certain Yamaha XC155 scooters

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 19, 2021 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –

Yamaha Recall – Missing Primary Sheave Nut May Cause Engine Stall

A missing primary sheave nut may cause a stall, without the ability to restart the engine, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V251000

Manufacturer: Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA

Components: ENGINE

Potential Number of Units Affected: 4,262

MAKE MODEL MODEL YEAR(S)
YAMAHA XC155 2015 – 2020

Summary: Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA (Yamaha) is recalling certain 2015-2020 Yamaha XC155 scooters. The primary sheave nut may loosen and fall off.

Remedy: Yamaha will notify owners, and dealers will install a primary retaining nut and washer, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 28, 2021. Owners may contact Yamaha customer service at 1-800-962-7926. Yamaha’s number for this recall is 990145. Note: Owners are advised not to ride their scooter until the remedy has been preformed.

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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