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Yamaha recalls learners over breaking brakes

Yamaha Motor Australia has recalled 124 R3 and MT-03 (pictured above) learner motorcycles over possible breaking front brakes. The official recall notice, issued through the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission says that when “strong gripping force is applied to the front brake lever, it may break”. “If the front brake lever breaks while the motorcycle …

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Yamaha recalls over leaks and gears

Yamaha Motor Australia has issued two recalls for their R3 and their MT-03 (above) for issues of radiator leaks and gear shift problems. In the radiator recall, some 4408 YZF-R3A bikes (made from 2015-18) and 1491 MT-03s (2016-18) have “insufficient hose material curing at manufacturing” that may lead to cracking in the radiator coolant hose. …

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Yamaha recalls R3 and MT-03 again

Yamaha has again recalled its MT-03 and R3 learner-approved motorcycles over two new issues regarding the fuel tank and electrics. It follows a recall in July 2016 over a transmission problem which could cause an engine seizure. The two new voluntary safety recalls issued through the Australian Consumer and Competition Commission are for the following …

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Yamaha claims top retail spot

Australia has a dose of the motorcycle blues with Yamaha claiming the top sales spot in August in motorcycles, dirt bikes and ATVs for the first time. Yamaha says their bumper August sales have boosted their year-to-date figures by nearly 10% over the same period last year while the market as a whole is up …

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Yamaha recalls learner-approved 300s

Yamaha Motor Australia has joined a worldwide recall on its MT03 and R3 learner-approved motorcycles over a transmission problem which could cause an engine seizure. The Japanese manufacturer has also recalled several other small-capacity road bikes which are not on sale in Australia over the same issue, as well as a brake problem. In the …

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