The front brake lever may break
May 13, 2019
Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA is recalling 198 model year 2019 YZFR3 motorcycles.
Porosities in the front brake lever may cause it to break if it is gripped with a strong force.
A broken front brake lever can affect front braking ability, increasing the risk of crash.
What to do
Yamaha will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and replace the front brake lever, as necessary free of charge.
The recall is expected to begin May 16, 2019.
Owners may contact Yamaha customer service at 1-800-962-7926. Yamaha’s number for this recall is 990128.