2018 Suzuki DR-Z400S/SML8 Rear Brake Stop Lamp Switch Replacement

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V441
Manufacturer Suzuki Motor of America, Inc.
Components EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Potential Number of Units Affected 191

 

Brake Light May Not Illuminate

If the brake lights do not illuminate, it can increase the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. (Suzuki) is recalling certain 2018 Suzuki DR-Z400S and DR-Z400SM motorcycles. During assembly the resin that fills the rear brake stop lamp switch may have adhered to the internal contacts, which can prevent the brake lamp from illuminating.

 

Remedy

Suzuki will notify owners, and dealers will install a new stop lamp switch assembly, free of charge. The recall began on July 16, 2018. Owners may contact Suzuki customer service at 1-800-934-0934. Suzuki’s number for this recall is 2A84.

 

Notes

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

 

Check if your Suzuki Motorcycle has a Recall


SAFETY RECALL CAMPAIGN 2A84
DR-Z400S/SML8 Rear Brake Stop Lamp Switch Replacement

July 6, 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCRIT-18V441-2878.pdf

Download (PDF, 4.47MB)


Owner Notification Letter

July 16, 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCONL-18V441-5393.pdf

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Bulletin No: 18-086

June 22, 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCMN-18V441-4148.pdf

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Manufacturer Notice

DR-Z400S/SM L8 Stop Lamp Switch Replacement Recall Campaign

June 22, 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCMN-18V441-9265.pdf

Download (PDF, 119KB)


Recall Acknowledgement

July 23, 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCAK-18V441-8152.pdf

Download (PDF, 240KB)


 

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