Yamaha Xs400

Model Xs400 made by Yamaha got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning fuel system, gasoline .

Model 1978


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
80V040000YAMAHA INTERNATIONAL CORPfrom 03/01/1977 to 12/01/1978V (Vehicle)11437504/14/1980ODIYAMAHA INTERNATIONAL CORP04/01/198005/15/1980
Defect SummaryThe fuel petcock, which controls the fuel supply from the gas tank to the carburetor, may be defective. the involved petcock contains a rubber diaphragm. in the event that a hole develops, fuel may be misdirected and may manifest itself in a fuel leak in the petcock housing.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryDealer will install an improved fuel petcock without charge to owner.
NotesVehicle description: motorcycles.system: fuel; fuel petcock.consequences of defect: a fuel leak could lead to a fire and personal injury.note: the owner is advised to use extreme caution when operating the vehicleprior to the repair.