KTM North America Recalls Enduro Motorcycles Due to Fuel Leak, Fire and Crash Hazard

The fuel hose can develop small holes or cracks at the ends, allowing fuel to leak.

Fecha del retiro: enero 15, 2013
Número del retiro: 13-094
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    KTM 250 XC-F model year 2013

Resumen del retiro

Nombre del producto:

Enduro motorcycles

Riesgo:

During use, the pre-formed fuel hose can develop small holes or cracks at the ends of the hose, allowing fuel to leak. This poses a fire and crash hazard to the rider and/or others.

Contacto para los consumidores:

KTM North America Inc. toll-free at (888) 985-6090 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.ktmusa.com and click on Dealer and Service for more information.

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Detalles del retiro

Unidades

About 1,300

Descripción

The recall includes seven 2013 and one 2012 model off-road and closed-course motorcycle. Model numbers included are: 2013 KTM Motorcycles: 250 XC-F, 250 XCF-W, 350 XC-F, 350 XCF-W, 450 XC-F, 450 XC-W, 500 XC-W and MY 2012 KTM 350 XCF-W. The model number is printed on the rear fender on both sides of the motorcycle just below the tail end of the seat. These two-wheeled motorcycles are black and orange. KTM is printed on the front number plate/headlight mask and on both sides of the shrouds covering the fuel tank.

Incidentes/Lesiones

KTM has received 13 reports of fuel leaks. No injuries have been reported.

Remedio

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled KTM motorcycles and contact a KTM authorized dealer to schedule a free repair.

Vendido en

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled KTM motorcycles and contact a KTM authorized dealer to schedule a free repair.

Importado por

KTM North America, Inc., of Amherst, Ohio           

Fabricado por

KTM-Sportmotorcycle AG, of Mattighofen, Austria

Fabricación en

Austria

  • KTM 250 XC-F model year 2013