Yamaha Motors Australia Pty Ltd - YAMAHA YZF-R125

recall information

Recall number
REC-001539
PRA number
2012/13006
Campaign number
R15/SS
Original published date

make and model information

Make
YAMAHA
Model
YZF-R125
Affected units
431

What are the defects?

During normal use, the bolts securing the side stand safety switch to the side stand bracket may become loose and fall out.

What are the hazards?

The side stand safety switch may fail to prevent the engine from running with the side stand down, potentially causing an accident if a rider forgets to raise the stand before moving off.

What should consumers do?

Yamaha has written to all affected owners. Consumers should contact their local Yamaha dealer to set up an appointment and have the motorcycle remedied free of charge. For further information, please call 02 9827 7500. For assistance finding a Yamaha dealer, visit www.yamaha-motor.com.au/dealers/all
Supplier details
Yamaha Motors Australia Pty Ltd

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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