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NHTSA Moto Guzzi recalls, sorted by date, 1998 - 2001  |  2000 - 2001 V11 Sport Recall

1998
Make : Moto Guzzi 
Model : California EV 
Year : 1998 
NHTSA Campaign ID Number : 01V081000 
Recall Date : Mar 12, 2001 
Component: wheels 
Potential Number of Units Affected : 909 
Summary: Vehicle description: motorcycles equipped with wheel 03 63 06 00. The spoke could become loose or break, causing it to touch and damage the transmission case.  Consequence: a wheel lockup is possible, including the risk of a crash. 
Remedy: dealers will replace the wheel. Owner notification began April 1, 2001. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Moto Guzzi at 1-919-639-3180. Notes: also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Auto Safety Hotline at 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).
Make : Moto Guzzi 
Model : California 
Year : 1998 
NHTSA Campaign ID Number : 02V262000 
Recall Date : Sep 09, 2002 
Component: vehicle speed control 
Potential Number of Units Affected : 2284 
Summary: on certain motorcycles, the throttle linkage can fail to return to a completely closed position. Consequence: should this failure occur, the motorcycle could fail to decelerate when the rider wants it to, increasing the risk of a crash. Remedy: dealers will replace the throttle return cable. Owner notification is expected to begin during october 2002. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Moto Guzzi at 1-678-238-0902. Notes: also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Auto Safety Hotline at 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).
Make : Moto Guzzi 
Model : Special 
Year : 1998 
NHTSA Campaign ID Number : 01V081000 
Recall Date : mar 12, 2001 
Component: wheels 
Potential Number of Units Affected : 909 
Summary: vehicle description: motorcycles equipped with wheel 03 63 06 00. The spoke could become loose or break, causing it to touch and damage the transmission case. Consequence: a wheel lockup is possible, including the risk of a crash. Remedy: dealers will replace the wheel. Owner notification began april 1, 2001. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Moto Guzzi at 1-919-639-3180. Notes: also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Auto Safety Hotline at 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).
Make : Moto Guzzi 
Model : V10 Centauro 
Year : 1998 
NHTSA Campaign ID Number : 98V272000 
Recall Date : Oct 23, 1998 
Component: engine and engine cooling:cooling system:hose 
Potential Number of Units Affected : 595 
Summary: vehicle description: motorcycles. The hoses supplying oil from the engine to the oil radiator and back to the engine can separate at the fittings. A leak can develop and oil can get on the tires of the motorcycle. Consequence: oil on the tires can cause loss of control, increasing the risk of a crash. Remedy: dealers will install replacement oil radiator hoses of improved design and materials. Notes: owner notification is expected to begin november 18, 1998. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact moto america at 1-800-usa-moto (1-800-872-6686). Also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Auto Safety Hotline at 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).
1999
Make : Moto Guzzi 
Model : California 
Year : 1999 
NHTSA Campaign ID Number : 02V262000 
Recall Date : Sep 09, 2002 
Component: vehicle speed control Potential Number of Units Affected : 2284 
Summary: on certain motorcycles, the throttle linkage can fail to return to a completely closed position. Consequence: should this failure occur, the motorcycle could fail to decelerate when the rider wants it to, increasing the risk of a crash. Remedy: dealers will replace the throttle return cable. Owner notification is expected to begin during october 2002. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Moto Guzzi at 1-678-238-0902. Notes: also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Auto Safety Hotline at 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).
2000
Make : Moto Guzzi 
Model : California 
Year : 2000 
NHTSA Campaign ID Number : 02V262000 
Recall Date : Sep 09, 2002 
Component: vehicle speed control 
Potential Number of Units Affected : 2284 
Summary: on certain motorcycles, the throttle linkage can fail to return to a completely closed position. Consequence: should this failure occur, the motorcycle could fail to decelerate when the rider wants it to, increasing the risk of a crash. Remedy: dealers will replace the throttle return cable. Owner notification is expected to begin during october 2002. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Moto Guzzi at 1-678-238-0902. Notes: also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Auto Safety Hotline at 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).
2001
Make : Moto Guzzi 
Model : California 
Year : 2001 
NHTSA Campaign ID Number : 02V262000 
Recall Date : Sep 09, 2002 
Component: vehicle speed control 
Potential Number of Units Affected : 2284 
Summary: on certain motorcycles, the throttle linkage can fail to return to a completely closed position. Consequence: should this failure occur, the motorcycle could fail to decelerate when the rider wants it to, increasing the risk of a crash. Remedy: dealers will replace the throttle return cable. Owner notification is expected to begin during october 2002. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Moto Guzzi at 1-678-238-0902. Notes: also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Auto Safety Hotline at 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).

  

 

  
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