Yamaha Motor Corp. USA is recalling certain 2015-2016 model-year Yamaha YZF-R3 motorcycles, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Water can enter and corrode the ignition switch, resulting in an unexpected engine stall.
The potential number of units affected is 14,320.
Yamaha will notify owners, and dealers will replace the ignition switch subassembly, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 9, 2017. Owners may contact Yamaha customer service at 1-800-962-7926. Yamaha's number for this recall is 990112.