make and model information
MT09 VARIANTS & XSR900
2013 - 2017
What are the defects?
The lower handlebar holder may have been manufactured with improper paint application. Additionally, thread locking agent may not have been adequately applied to the stud bolt thread in the lower handlebar holder. Strong external impact may abrade the paint film causing axial force on the stud bolt.
What are the hazards?
With engine vibration, the stud may loosen and fall off, resulting in loss of control.
Yamaha Motor Australia
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.