Yamaha Recalls Select 2015 YZF-R3 due to weakened upper triple clamp

2015 Yamaha YFZ-R3 - Action

Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. has decided that a defect which relates to motor vehicle safety exists in certain 2015 YZF-R3 motorcycles. In affected motorcycles, the handle crown (upper triple clamp) could be weakened due to improper casting temperatures during the manufacturing process. The handle crown could crack during operation, causing decreased handling stability that could […]

Voluntary Recall on 2015 Polaris RZR 900 and 1000


Polaris Industries in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Transport Canada, is issuing a voluntary recall on model year 2015 Polaris RZR 900 and 1000 vehicles due to reports of pinched fuel tank vent lines. The recall is related to the vehicle’s fuel tank vent line potentially being incorrectly installed during manufacturing, […]

Honda CB500F Recall Affects Many Other Models

Honda CB500F Recall

Honda is well-known for manufacturing automotive and motorcycle parts that can be used on the majority of its vehicles and across numerous model years. This makes Honda ideal for those who want to change out street bike parts at an affordable price. However, when a major recall occurs, the number of affected vehicles skyrockets due to […]

Harley-Davidson Recall Due To Saddlebag Problems

2014 Harley-Davidson Road King

In a recent announcement, Harley-Davidson said it would recall 185,272 cruisers that have motorcycle luggage systems with faulty saddlebags. The motorcycle manufacturer added in certain situations, the saddlebags can separate from their racks. In January 2015, Harley-Davidson began investigating the saddlebag issue with several warranty claims. There have been no reports of injuries or crashes […]

Two Off-Highway Utility Vehicles Recalled Due To Fire Hazards

Youth Size Polaris RZR

Polaris Recalls Youth RZR Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles Due to Fire Hazard Name of Product: Polaris Model Year 2015 Youth RZR recreational off-highway vehicle Hazard: The vehicle’s fuel pump retaining ring can leak, posing a fire hazard. Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Polaris RZR vehicles and contact their local Polaris dealer to schedule […]

Major Recall Hits Honda Motorcycles In Japan

2015 Honda CB400 Super Bol D'or

In Japan, Honda Motorcycles recently announced a major recall of more than 29,000 motorcycles due to an ongoing issue with the bikes’ starters. In fact, the recall spreads across 37 different models, but currently, only motorcycles sold in Japan have been recalled. However, there is a possibility that Honda could issue a worldwide recall on […]

First Recall Ordered For Kawasaki’s Ninja H2R In Australia

Kawasaki H2R front fairing

One of the most exciting superbikes to be released in 2015 is the Kawasaki Ninja H2R, which has a claimed horsepower of 300. However, recently the motorcycle manufacturer was forced to issue a recall in Australia after the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission said there were possible issues with the warning harness on the bike. […]

Heat Demon Recalls ATV Seat Heaters

Heat Demon Seat Heater

Recently Symtec released a recall for their seat heaters installed in ATVs, UTVs, and snowmobiles. Below is a statement from the company concerning the safety recall: Due to a manufacturing defect, customers should use the following seat heaters part numbers by Heat Demon/Symtec. If they are installed in an ATV, UTV, or snowmobile a replacement […]

Rear Brake Malfunction Triggers Recall For 2015 Indian Scout

2015 Indian Scout

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration received a recall from Indian Motorcycle Co. about its 2015 Indian Scout Motorcycles. According to the NHTSA report, Indian recalled its Scout motorcycles after possible malfunctions with the bike’s rear brakes. The report said the popular motorcycle company was forced to recall roughly 806 of its 2015 Scout models […]

Suzuki Recalls GSX-R Motorcycles For Faulty Drive Chain Adjuster

2015 Suzuki GSX-R1000

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration made a major announcement on the Suzuki GSX-R motorcycles because of a serious issue with the drive chain adjuster, which can quickly become damaged once a rider misses a gear when they are upshifting. The NHTSA recalled 23,073 GSX-R motorcycles in the U.S. because of the drive chain adjuster. […]