An incorrectly programmed CDI box can lead to engine failure, posing crash and injury hazards.
About 231 (In addition, about 40 were sold in Canada)
GASGAS Motorcycles 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.gasgas.com/en-us/service/safety-information.html or at www.gasgas.com and click on “Safety Information” located at the bottom of the page.
This recall involves 2022 GASGAS MC 250 closed course competition Motorcycles. Model number GASGAS MC 250 is printed on the side panel and/or rear fender. GASGAS motorcycles are red with a white GASGAS logo on both sides of the shrouds.
Consumers should immediately stop riding the recalled motorcycles and contact an authorized GASGAS Motorcycle dealer to schedule a free repair, which involves replacing the CDI box. KTM is contacting all known purchasers directly.
KTM North America Inc., of Amherst, Ohio
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