Motorcycle Views Newsletter

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Honda Recalls 2010, 2012, and 2013 VFR1200F and VFR1200FD Motorcycles for Driveshaft Universal Joint Bearings That May Prematurely Wear

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain model year 2010, 2012 and 2013 VFR1200F and VFR1200FD motorcycles.

Manufacturing or assembly errors may result in the affected motorcycles having driveshaft universal joint bearings that may prematurely wear which can cause the universal joint to separate or break.

If the universal joint separates, the motorcycle would stall.

1,825 units are affected.

Check out my Motorcycle Recalls feature for more details.

Sunday, December 27, 2015

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Yamaha Recalls 2015 YZFR1, YZFR1C, YZFR1MF, and YZFR1MFC Motorcycles for Transmission Gears That May Fail

Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA (Yamaha) is recalling certain model year 2015 YZFR1, YZFR1C, YZFR1MF and YZFR1MFC motorcycles manufactured August 1, 2014, to June 1, 2015.

The affected motorcycles have transmission gears that may fail.

If the gears fail, the transmission may lock up, resulting in a loss of vehicle control, thereby increasing the risk of a crash.

2,921 units are affected.

Check out my Motorcycle Recalls feature for more details.

Monday, December 21, 2015

Polar Bear Grand Tour Motorcycle Run to The Tilted Kilt in Monmouth Junction, NJ on December 20, 2015

Check out pictures and videos of the ninth motorcycle run of the 2015-2016 Polar Bear Grand Tour season to The Tilted Kilt in Monmouth Junction, NJ on December 20, 2015. This was a new destination for the Polar Bears.

Sunday, December 13, 2015

Polar Bear Grand Tour Motorcycle Run to The CABIN in Freehold, NJ on Dec. 13, 2015

Check out pictures and videos of the eighth motorcycle run of the 2015-2016 Polar Bear Grand Tour season to The CABIN in Freehold, NJ on December 13, 2015. This was the annual Toy Run to benefit the Children's Hospital.

Saturday, December 12, 2015

Suzuki Recalls 2016 GSX-S1000, GSX-S1000A, and GSX-S1000FA Motorcycles for Brake Fluid Leakage from the Front Brake Calipers

Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. (Suzuki) is recalling certain model year 2016 GSX-S1000 motorcycles manufactured July 8, 2015, to July 29, 2015, GSX-S1000A motorcycles manufactured July 10, 2015, to August 24, 2015 and, and GSX-S1000FA motorcycles manufactured July 21, 2015, to July 27, 2015.

The affected motorcycles may leak brake fluid from the front brake calipers.

600 units are affected.

Check out my Motorcycle Recalls feature for more details.

Monday, December 7, 2015