Yamaha Recall of certain 2016-2021 FJR13 motorcycles

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – December 3, 2021 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –

Yamaha Recall: Lack of Acceleration

A lack of acceleration can increase the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V865000

Manufacturer: Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA


Potential Number of Units Affected: 2,462

YAMAHA FJR13 2016 – 2021

Summary: Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA (Yamaha) is recalling certain 2016-2021 FJR13 motorcycles. The Engine Control Unit (ECU) programming installed under Recall 20V-813 (990141), that was designed to prevent gear damage, may prevent the engine from accelerating as intended.

Remedy: Owners are advised not to ride their motorcycles until they are repaired. Dealers will reprogram the ECU, free of charge. Motorcycles that were previously repaired under recall 20V-813 will need to return for the new remedy. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed December 9, 2021. Owners may contact Yamaha customer service at 1-800-962-7926. Yamaha’s number for this recall is 990152.

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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