Yamaha Yzf-r6 2005-2010

Model Yzf-r6 made by Yamaha got 1 consumer complain there are 2 recalls as well as 1 service bulletin. Consumer complaints with reference to fuel system, other. . Technical service bulletines regarding engine and engine cooling. There were some recalls concerningexterior lighting, service brakes, hydraulic.

Car model

Name Recalls Bulletins Consumer Complaints
Yamaha Yzf-r6 2005 2 1 1
Yamaha Yzf-r6 2006 2 2 2
Yamaha Yzf-r6 2007 1 0 4
Yamaha Yzf-r6 2008 1 0 0
Yamaha Yzf-r6 2009 1 0 0
Yamaha Yzf-r6 2010 1 0 0

Model 2005


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
10V365000YAMAHA MOTOR CORPORATION, USAfrom 08/01/2005 to 03/31/2010V (Vehicle)5400008/12/2010MFRYAMAHA MOTOR CORPORATION, USA08/05/201008/06/2010571108
Defect SummaryYamaha is recalling certain model year 2006 through 2010 yzf-r6 motorcycles manufactured from august 2005 through march 2010. the motorcycle's front side reflector was not placed at the proper height which fails to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 108, lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment.
Consequence SummaryVisibility of the motorcycle will be decreased, possibly increasing the risk of a crash.
Corrective SummaryYamaha will notify owners and dealers will repair the motorcycles free of charge. the safety recall began on august 12, 2010. owners may contact yamaha 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 .
06E035000CONSTRUCTORS RACING GROUP, LLC E (Equipment)161105/22/2006MFRYAMAHA MOTOR CORPORATION, USA05/02/200605/02/2006
Defect SummaryCertain crg front brake levers, model rb-511 designed for use on 2004-2006 yamaha yzf-r1 motorcycles, and 2005-2006 yamaha yzf-r6 motorcycles. model rb-512 is designed for use on 2003-2006 ducati 749 and 999 motorcycles, and on 2004-2006 aprilia mille r motorcycles. due to a misalignment of the pivot bore, the brake lever could become seized in the brake engaged position, thereby preventing the front brake from disengaging.
Consequence SummaryA non-release condition could cause drag on the front brake system, which could possibly result in a vehicle crash.
Corrective SummaryCrg will notify owners and replace the rocker for the front lever free of charge. the recall is expected to begin during may 2006. owners may concact crg at 831-763-7811.
NotesThis recall only pertains to aftermarket crg front brake levers and has no relation to any original equipment installed on motorcycles manufactured by yamaha, ducati, or aprilia.customers may 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.


BulletinBulletin dateReplacement BulletinItem no.SummaryAdded
TB-M2009-00805/07/200910030233Yamaha motorcycle: hard to start when cold, erratic, or won't idle. a possible cause is insufficient valve clearance. effects all yzf-r6v/w/x models and yzf-r1/r6 models. no model years listed. *pe08/27/2009

Consumer Complaints

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 While riding my motorcycle (2005 yamaha r6) the idle would often go so low and stall. this has happened several time on local streets as well as highways. this has caused several traffic jams and potential accidents. i have read alot of online blogs where other people were also having the same issue. some say it is a faulty tps. *tr