Yamaha Recall of certain Tracer 900 GT motorcycles

WASHINGTON, D.C. – November 5, 2021 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –

Yamaha Recall – Incorrect VIN On Federal Certification Label

An owner that references an incorrect VIN label may not recognize their vehicle is involved in a safety recall, and may not have the recall remedy performed, which could increase the risk of injury, fire, or a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V836000

Manufacturer: Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA

Components: EQUIPMENT

Potential Number of Units Affected: 16

MAKE MODEL MODEL YEAR(S)
YAMAHA MTT9GT 2021

Summary: Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA (Yamaha) is recalling certain 2021 Tracer 900 GT (MTT9GTM) motorcycles. The Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) printed on the Federal Certification label may not match the VIN stamped on the vehicle. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR Part 567, “Certification.”

Remedy: Yamaha will notify owners, and dealers will install a correct certification label, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed November 5, 2021. Owners may contact Yamaha customer service at 1-800-962-7926. Yamaha’s number for this recall is 990151.

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.nhtsa.gov.

Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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