Yamaha Yzfr6mc

Model Yzfr6mc made by Yamaha got 1 consumer complain as well as 1 recall. Consumer complaints with reference to steering. . There was one recall concerning unknown or other .

Model 1999


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
00V076000YAMAHA MOTOR CORPORATION, USAfrom 10/01/1998 to 07/31/1999V (Vehicle)1714603/13/2000MFRYAMAHA MOTOR CORPORATION, USA03/13/200003/14/2000
Defect SummaryVehicle description: motorcycles. the screws holding the sidestand switch can loosen and fall out due to engine heat and vibration. if this happens, the sidestand switch would not function correctly, so it would be possible to ride the motorcycle with the sidestand in the down position.
Consequence SummaryThis condition would increase the risk that the sidestand could hit the ground during a turn, which could cause loss of control of the motorcycle.
Corrective SummaryDealers will replace the screws holding the sidestand switch.
NotesOwner notification began march 13, 2000. owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact yamaha at 1-800-962-7926. also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

Consumer Complaints

Fail datemilesoccurencesPurchase date
 Consumer states: when you turn the steering will jerk to the right suddenly, mostly to the left side but mostly the right, this is on a 1999 chevy tahoe