Over 50k BMWs Recalled Over Potential Fuel Leaks

Jan 08, 2014 View Comments by

If you own a 2005-2011 BMW R-series, 2005-2012 K-series, 2010-2011 S 1000 RR, or a 2006-2010 HP2, your bike may be prone to leak fuel. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has issued the recall after finding that the fuel pump flange has an issue with cracking, which can lead to leaked fuel catching fire. […]

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Recall Issued for Suzuki GSX-R Models

Oct 25, 2013 View Comments by

A massive recall possibly affecting over 200,000 Suzuki GSX-R sportbikes has surfaced. The motorcycles affected are 2004-13 GSX-R 600s and GSX-R 750s and 2005-13 GSX-R 1000s. The issue arises when the owner neglects to change his or her brake fluid. The combination of old brake fluid and corrosion on the piston inside the front master […]

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Harley-Davidson Issues Major Recall

Oct 21, 2013 View Comments by

As of October 16th, Harley-Davidson is issuing a recall for almost 30,000 bikes, mostly touring models, built between May 3rd and October 14th of this year. The bikes are afflicted with a hydraulic clutch issue that can sometimes prevent the clutch from disengaging making it difficult to slow and stop the bike. The recall is […]

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Recalls for BMW’s New R 1200 GS

Mar 17, 2013 View Comments by

For a bike that’s barely even touched North American soil, the new R 1200 GS certainly has already had its share of recalls. Though the first two are fairly minor. The first, reportedly affecting only 31 bikes, is for a transmission oil pressure issue. Apparently, if the oil pressure exceeds a certain threshold, the seal […]

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Vega Recalls 30,000 Helmets

Dec 31, 2012 View Comments by

Vega Helmet Corp.  is recalling certain XTS model motorcycle helmets in L, XL and XXL sizes, because they may not provide adequate impact protection based on federal safety standards. The company said the recall affects 30,546 helmets that were manufactured from May 2011 through October 2012. The company said the helmets fail to conform to certain requirements […]

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Triumph Recall

Oct 25, 2012 View Comments by

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the regulator/rectifier on certain 2006-2009 Triumph Street Triple, Street Triple R, and Daytona 675 motorcycles may overheat preventing them from properly charging the battery. This could lead to the battery becoming completely depleted causing the bike to suddenly stall, which, of course, could be dangerous. Consequently, the […]

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