Yamaha Double T Fat Handlebars

Model Double T Fat Handlebars made by Yamaha got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning equipment .

Model 9999


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
10E041000YAMAHA MOTOR CORPORATION, USAfrom 08/01/2008 to 07/31/2009E (Equipment)30008/31/2010MFRYAMAHA MOTOR CORPORATION, USA08/23/201008/23/2010
Defect SummaryYamaha is recalling certain accessory yamaha double t fat handlebars , part numbers str-5px75-12-00 and str-4wm75-12-00, manufactured from august 1, 2008 through july 31, 2009, to be used on model year 2002-2009 xv1700pc warrior, 1999-2003 vx1600 and 2004-2010 xv1700 road star motorcycles. these handlebars may have tubing thinner than designed where the bars narrow for the switch housings and grips.
Consequence SummaryThe affected handlebars could be weak enough in the area to break. should this breakage occur while the motorcycle is being operated, the operator could lose control of the motorcycle which could result in a crash.
Corrective SummaryYamaha will notify owners of record and dealers will replace the affected handlebars free of charge. the safety recall began on august 31, 2010. owners may contact yamaha toll-free at 1-800-962-7926.
NotesOwners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to http://www.safercar.gov .