May 18, 2022

Yamaha Australia has recalled its three-wheeler Tricity over the chance the scooter can’t be ridden of steered when began.

The official discover says 52 of the 2020 – 2021 Tricity scooters have a fault on their ‘Stand Help’ system which retains the bike upright when stopped.

The discover says the system might not launch instantly after deactivation as supposed. 

“This will likely stop the rider from steering, leading to a lack of car management.

“A lack of car management will increase the chance of an accident inflicting critical accidents to the rider and/or passenger or different highway customers.”

Tricity

House owners of the affected scooters can contact their authorised Yamaha Vendor to schedule an appointment to have the work carried out freed from cost.

VINs of affected automobiles are listed on the finish of this text.

That is the second recall for Yamaha this 12 months after final 12 months scoring just one recall which was a considerable change over 2020 when it “high scored” with eight recollects.

There have been official 46 security recollects of bikes in Australia final 12 months, the very best quantity monitored since 2009 and considerably greater than the earlier excessive of 37 in 2018.

YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS ON RECALLS

Though producers and importers often contact homeowners when a recall is issued, the bike might have been offered privately to a rider unknown to the corporate.

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Subsequently, Motorcycle Author publishes all motorbike and scooter recollects as a service to all riders.

In case you imagine there’s an endemic drawback along with your bike that needs to be recalled, contact the ACCC on 1300 302 502.

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 this 12 months after final 12 months having solely two recollects in a 12 months the place there have been official 46 recollects, the very best quantity monitored since 2009 and considerably greater than the earlier excessive of 37 in 2018.

VINs of affected bikes

MLESH1620MA001059 MLESH162XMA001070 MLESH1625MA001056 MLESH162XLA001049
MLESH1620MA001062 MLESH1620LA001013 MLESH1626LA001016 MLESH162XLA001052
MLESH1620MA001076 MLESH1620LA001044 MLESH1627LA001039 MLESH162XMA001053
MLESH1621MA001054 MLESH1621LA001005 MLESH1628LA001020 MLESH1623LA001040
MLESH1622MA001063 MLESH1621LA001022 MLESH1628LA001034 MLESH1623MA001069
MLESH1623MA001055 MLESH1621MA001068 MLESH1628LA001051 MLESH1623MA001072
MLESH1624MA001064 MLESH1621MA001071 MLESH1628MA001066 MLESH1625LA001024
MLESH1624MA001078 MLESH1622LA001031 MLESH1629LA001009 MLESH1625LA001041
MLESH1625MA001073 MLESH1622LA001045 MLESH1629LA001026 MLESH1627MA001060
MLESH1626MA001065 MLESH1623LA001037 MLESH1629LA001043 MLESH1627MA001074
MLESH1627MA001057 MLESH1624LA001015 MLESH1629MA001075 MLESH1628LA001048
MLESH1629MA001058 MLESH1624LA001032 MLESH162XLA001021 MLESH1629MA001061
MLESH1622MA001077 MLESH1625LA001038 MLESH162XLA001035 MLESH162XMA001067