KYMCO has issued a recall after it was discovered that on some vehicles the front hydraulic brake might be damaged due to improper routing, causing the hydraulic brake line to fail. This failure can cause a loss of control of the vehicle resulting in injury, crash or death.
The recall involves certain model year 2015-1026 KYMCO Super-8 X 50 and 150 models.
Affected models VIN Range:
2015 Super – 8 50 X: LC2U2A0_FC200306 – LC2U2A0_FC200912
2016 Super – 8 50 X: LC2U2A0_GC200101 – LC2U2A0_GC200202
2015 Super – 8 150 X: LC2D3J1_FC200204 – LC2D3J1_FC200788
2016 Super – 8 150 X: LC2D3J1_GC200101 – LC2D3J1_GC200134
Due to the nature of this recall, KYMCO suggests that all vehicles be repaired regardless of whether or not the existing hydraulic brake line exhibits the conditions noted in this recall. Owners must schedule an appointment for the repair of their vehicle with an authorized KYMCO dealer. For the fastest results, KYMCO USA will automatically ship the repair kit for this recall to the original selling dealer. For dealer locations nearest you please go to www.kymcousa.com and go to the dealer locator.