Yamaha Xtz12 Recalls
There has been 1 recall on Xtz12 vehicles in recent years. The latest, dated 2014-02-10 and published by the NHTSA on 2014-02-22, was due to a problem with the headlights. Approximately 24000 vehicles were involved. Since 2009, Xtz12's have experienced approximately 1 recall(s) . See a list of recalls for your model year below.
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Detailed Recall Information for Yamaha Xtz12
|2014-02-10||(Published by NHTSA on 2014-02-22)|
|Recall Summary:||Yamaha Motor Corporation USA (Yamaha) is recalling certain model year 2009-2013 YZFR1 motorcycles manufactured October 2008 through August 2013 and 2012-2013 XTZ12 motorcycles manufactured October 2011 through August 2013. In the affected motorcycles, use of the headlight may generate enough heat to cause the bulb connections to expand, resulting in arcing in the headlight bulb socket which could cause the socket to overheat, melt and cause the headlight to malfunction.|
|Hazard:||A headlight failure reduces the rider's ability to see clearly and the motorcycle's visibility to oncoming traffic, increasing the risk of a crash.|
|Remedy:||Yamaha will notify owners and dealers will replace the headlight socket, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in February 2014. Owners may contact Yamaha at 1-800-962-7926.|
|Additional Info:||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.|
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Sources may include: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and companies involved with this or a related recall.