2A76 2A77 2A78 2A79 2A80 2A81 – Shifting with High RPMs may cause Chain to Break – 2017-2018 Suzuki GSX-R1000

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V064
Manufacturer Suzuki Motor of America, Inc.
Components ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Potential Number of Units Affected 3,097

 

Shifting with High RPMs may cause Chain to Break

If the drive chain breaks, the motorcycle will lose power, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. (Suzuki) is recalling certain 2017-2018 GSX-R1000, GSX-R1000A, GSX-R1000RA, and GSX-R1000RZA motorcycles. When upshifting between first and second gear, if the rider fails to engage second gear, a neutral condition will exist and may cause very high engine RPM. If the rider then shifts into second gear without disengaging the clutch, the motorcycle?s chain may stretch or break.

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VZ – MANUAL TRANSMISSION GEAR SHIFT REAR SHAFT – 2009-2013 Suzuki Grand Vitara

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V085
Manufacturer Suzuki Motor of America, Inc.
Components POWER TRAIN
Potential Number of Units Affected 791

 

Gear Shift Rear Shaft may Break

If the transmission cannot be shifted, it can increase the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. (Suzuki) is recalling certain 2009-2013 Grand Vitara vehicles equipped with a manual transmission.

The gear shift rear shaft on these vehicles may break, preventing the gears from being able to be changed.

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2A67 – Stator Assv Replacement – 2012-2016 Suzuki DL650

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V878
Manufacturer Suzuki Motor of America, Inc.
Components
Potential Number of Units Affected 8,613

 

Alternator may not Charge Battery

A short circuit of the stator wires may prevent the battery from properly charging, causing an engine stall and increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. (Suzuki) is recalling certain model year 2012-2016 DL650 motorcycles manufactured August 30, 2011, to October 12, 2015.

In the affected motorcycles, the alternator stator may have insufficient heat resistance, resulting in a short circuit of the stator wires.

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2A66 – Brake Light Switch Corrosion Causing Short Circuit – 2013 2015 2017 Suzuki GW250

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V808
Component(s): ELECTRICAL SYSTEM , EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,890

Manufacturer: Suzuki Motor of America, Inc.

 

SUMMARY:

Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. (Suzuki) is recalling certain model year 2013, 2015, and 2017 GW250 motorcycles.

Water may enter the main wiring harness at the rear brake light switch connectors, possibly corroding the brake light switch.

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2A56 2457 2A58 2A59 2A60 2A61 2A62 2A63 2A64 – Regulator/Rectifier Replacement – 2008-2012 Suzuki Motorcycles

NHTSA

16V018

SUMMARY:

Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. (Suzuki) is recalling certain model year 2008-2012 AN400, AN400A, DL1000, GSX1300R, 2008-2009 GSF1250S and GSF1250SA, 2008 GSX1300BK and GSX1300BKA, 2008-2010 GSX650F, GSX-R600, GSX-R750, VLR1800, VLR1800T, and 2009-2010 SFV650 and VZ1500 motorcycles.

Due to a problem with the circuit board for the regulator/rectifier power module, the motorcycle may not sufficiently charge the battery and the motorcycle may stall.

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