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|05-24-2007, 09:50 AM||#1|
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Kerr County
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2005 KTM 250sxf
Dont know if this is old news or what, but there was this little blurb about a KTM recall in our paper this morning:
• About 20,000 KTM off-road motorcycles, distributed by KTM North America, because the seal around the fuel tank can loosen and fuel can leak, posing a fire hazard. For more information, call 1-888-985-6090 or go online to www.ktmnorthamerica.com or www.cpsc.gov.
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|05-24-2007, 09:57 AM||#2|
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this is all i have seen May 23, 2007
Off-Road Motorcycles Recalled Due to Fuel Leak
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.
Name of product: Off-Road Motorcycles
Units: About 20,000
Distributor: KTM North America Inc., of Amherst, Ohio
Hazard: The seal around the fuel tank can loosen allowing fuel to leak, posing a fire hazard to consumers.
Incidents/Injuries: KTM has received 5,114 reports of leaking fuel tanks. CPSC has received one report of a minor chemical burn due to fuel coming into contact with a consumer’s skin.
Description: This recall involves KTM off-road motorcycles. KTM is printed on the side of the orange and black motorcycles along with the model. Model numbers included in the recall are: