Motorcycle Views Newsletter

Saturday, July 27, 2013

Motorcycle Picture of the Week - 2000 Honda Shadow VLX Deluxe 2-Tone VT600 CD2

Here are my Pictures of the Week as displayed on the Motorcycle Views Website. These pictures are taken from the Moto Pic Gallery.

See Kem with her 2000 Honda Shadow VLX Deluxe 2-Tone VT600 CD2 under Women on Motorcycles. Kem also has her picture in our 21 Years of Honda Shadow Gallery.

There are no Men on Motorcycles, Trikes Only, or Bikes Only this week. Send your picture in. For details, see Motorcycle Pictures of the Week.

Motorcycle Recalls - Latest Ten (10) Motorcycle Recalls

I just added a new feature to my Motorcycle Recalls. It gives links to the latest 10 motorcycle recalls. It helps me out so it should help you too.

Check out Motorcycle Recalls - Latest Ten (10) Motorcycle Recalls.

Suzuki Motorcycles Recalls 2013 GSX1300RA Hayabusa for Anti-Lock Brake System Malfunction

Suzuki Motor Corporation (Suzuki) is recalling certain model year 2013 GSX1300RA Hayabusa motorcycles manufactured January 22, 2013, through April 26, 2013.

Due to a manufacturing error, the Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) may malfunction and lose anti-lock functionality.

The anti-lock function may not perform properly allowing for wheel lock up and skidding, increasing the risk of a crash.

2561 units are affected.

Check out my Motorcycle Recalls feature for more details.

Triumph Motorcycles Recalls 2012-2013 Street Triple, Street Triple R, Daytona 675, and Daytona 675R for Anti-Lock Brake System Malfunction

Triumph Motorcycles is recalling certain model year 2012-2013 Street Triple and Street Triple R motorcycles manufactured in July 2012; and model year 2012-2013 Daytona 675 and Daytona 675 R motorcycles manufactured September 2012 through June 2013.

Due to a manufacturing error, the Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) may malfunction and lose anti-lock functionality.

The anti-lock function may not perform properly allowing for wheel lock up and skidding, increasing the risk of a crash.

1887 units are affected.

Check out my Motorcycle Recalls feature for more details.

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Kawasaki Recalls 2013 EX300BDFAL for Anti-Lock Brake System Malfunction

Kawasaki Motors Corp. is recalling certain model year 2013 EX300BDFAL motorcycles manufactured August 16, 2012, through April 2, 2013.

Due to a manufacturing error, the Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) may malfunction and lose anti-lock functionality.

1083 units are affected.

Check out my Motorcycle Recalls feature for more details.

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Sturgis Motorcycle Rally - August 5-11, 2013

Each year, hundreds of thousands of motorcyclists head toward what many feel is the motorcycling mecca of the world, Sturgis, and the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.

The Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in South Dakota takes place this year August 5-11.

Check out my article on this great motorcycle rally. See if you can see me waving in the picture when I attended the 1993 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. I really need to go back to this great rally, especially after 20 years. How about you?

Honda Recalls 2014 CTX700 Motorcycles for Anti-Lock Brake System Problem

Honda is recalling certain model year 2014 CTX700 motorcycles manufactured March 6, 2013, through April 11, 2013.

Due to a manufacturing error, the Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) may malfunction and lose anti-lock functionality.

235 units are affected.

Check out my Motorcycle Recalls feature for more details.

Friday, July 19, 2013

Motorcycle Picture of the Week - 2013 Can-Am Spyder RT Roadster

Here are my Pictures of the Week as displayed on the Motorcycle Views Website. These pictures are taken from the Moto Pic Gallery.

See Armando with his new 2013 Can-Am Spyder RT Roadster under Trikes Only.

There are no Men on Motorcycles, Women on Motorcycles, or Bikes Only this week. Send your picture in. For details, see Motorcycle Pictures of the Week.

Yamaha Recalls 2014 Bolt for Possible Wiring Harness Short Circuiting

Yamaha Motor Company (Yamaha) is recalling certain model year 2014 XVS950CU (Bolt) motorcycles manufactured March 2013 through June 2013.

Slack or sag in the wiring harness may allow it to contact the exhaust manifold causing the wires to melt, and possibly short circuit.

If the wires short circuit, the fuses will blow which may cause the engine to stall.

3900 units are affected.

Check out my Motorcycle Recalls feature for more details.

Sunday, July 14, 2013

Motorcycle Picture of the Week - 2008 Harley-Davidson Rocker

Here are my Pictures of the Week as displayed on the Motorcycle Views Website. These pictures are taken from the Moto Pic Gallery.

See Orlando's 2008 Harley-Davidson Rocker under Bikes Only. Orlando's wife poses on the bike. She will soon become a rider herself.

There are no Men on Motorcycles, Women on Motorcycles, or Trikes Only this week. Send your picture in. For details, see Motorcycle Pictures of the Week.

Thursday, July 11, 2013

BMW Recalls 2013 F700GS and F800GS Motorcycles for Side-Stands That May Be Damaged

BMW of North America (BMW) is recalling certain model year 2013 F700 GS and F800 GS motorcycles manufactured June 1, 2012, through October 18, 2012.

The side-stand switch that prevents the engine from running while the side-stand is down may become damaged allowing the engine to run with the side-stand down.

The rider may start riding with the side-stand down, increasing the risk of a crash.

870 units are affected.

Check out my Motorcycle Recalls feature for more details.

Monday, July 8, 2013

Motorcycle Picture of the Week - Kunya

Here are my Pictures of the Week as displayed on the Motorcycle Views Website. These pictures are taken from the Moto Pic Gallery. See Kunya on her 2009 Kawasaki Ninja 650 under Women on Motorcycles. There are no Men on Motorcycles, Bikes Only, or Trikes Only this week. Send your picture in. We are showing an encore picture this week to encourage women to submit a picture of themselves with their bike. For details, see Motorcycle Pictures of the Week.

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Brammo Recalls Empulse Motorcycle for Rear Tail Bracket Fatigue Problem

Brammo, Inc. (Brammo) is recalling certain model year 2013 Empulse motorcycles manufactured November 19, 2012, through June 18, 2013.

The rear tail assembly bracket can fatigue and may allow the rear tail assembly to break off while riding. If the rear tail assembly breaks off, it could contact the rear wheel, increasing the risk of a crash.

605 units are affected.

Check out my Motorcycle Recalls feature for more details.