Recall: Yamaha V-Star 950 and V-Star 1300

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Yamaha has issued a recall for their 2007 V-Star 1300 and 2009 − 2012 V-Star 950 motorcycles. A faulty fuel line on the bikes could lead to a leak and potential fire says the notice. Full details from Transport Canada below.

Transport Canada Recall # 2011396

Manufacturer Recall # M11-054

Recall Details

On certain motorcycles, the fuel supply hose (between the two fuel injectors) may have been manufactured incorrectly, which could allow a fuel leak to develop. Fuel leakage, in the presence of an ignition source, could result in a fire causing property damage and/or personal injury. Correction: Dealers will replace the fuel injector pipe assembly.

Affected Models

2007 YAMAHA V-STAR 1300 (XVS13)

2007 YAMAHA V-STAR 1300 TOURER (XVS13CT)

2009 − 2012 YAMAHA V-STAR 950 (XVS95)

2009 − 2012 YAMAHA V-STAR 950 TOURER (XVS95CT)

 

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