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Transport Canada Recall # 2013209

Recall Date 2013/06/14
Notification Type Safety Mfr
System Other
Manufacturer Recall Number
Units Affected The number of vehicles or components affected by the recall. 125
Category Motorcycle
Recall Details
On certain motorcycles, the side stand ignition cut-off switch could loosen and become damaged. As a result, the side stand switch would fail to turn OFF the engine if the side stand is extended while a drive gear is engaged. If the motorcycle is ridden with the side stand in the down position, the stand could hit the ground during a turn, which could result in a loss of vehicle control and a crash causing property damage and/or personal injury. Correction: Dealers will install bolts to securely fasten the side stand switch (originally held by a circlip).
MakeModelModel Year(s) Affected
BMW F700GS 2011 2012 2013
BMW F800GS 2011 2012 2013

Date Modified:
2013-07-11

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