Husqvarna Motorcycles—FC 250 2016 models

Identifying features

VBKUXK433GM151560 VBKUXK434GM151521 VBKUXK434GM151535
VBKUXK434GM151549 VBKUXK434GM151552 VBKUXK435GM151477
VBKUXK435GM151527 VBKUXK435GM151544 VBKUXK432GM151534
VBKUXK432GM151548 VBKUXK432GM151551 VBKUXK430GM151533
VBKUXK436GM151455 VBKUXK436GM151536 VBKUXK436GM151553
VBKUXK438GM151537 VBKUXK438GM151554 VBKUXK439GM151532
VBKUXK439GM151546 VBKUXK43XGM151507 VBKUXK43XGM151538
VBKUXK43XGM151555 VBKUXK431GM151444 VBKUXK431GM151542
VBKUXK437GM151514 VBKUXK437GM151528 VBKUXK437GM151531
VBKUXK437GM151545 VBKUXK437GM151559 VBKUXK435GM151575
VBKUXK435GM151589 VBKUXK432GM151565 VBKUXK436GM151584
VBKUXK438GM151571 VBKUXK438GM151585 VBKUXK431GM151573
VBKUXK437GM151562 VBKUXK43XGM151569 VBKUXK439GM151563
VBKUXK433GM151543 VBKUXK433GM151588 VBKUXK43XGM151586
VBKUXK43XGM151653 VBKUXK431GM153033 VBKUXK430GM151452
VBKUXK431GM151590

What are the defects?

Quality deviations in the production process of the connecting rod may result in early failure and fracturing of the conrod under certain load conditions.

This issue is identified to a specific vin range of FC 250 2016 vehicles in Australia.

What are the hazards?

If the connecting rod fails, engine damage could result, which may lead to an accident.

What should consumers do?

The vehicle should not be operated or ridden until corrected by an authorised HQVA dealer.
Please contact a HQVA dealer to arrange a booking and inspection.
Customers will be sent a recall notification letter specific to the information and the urgent requirement to have our dealer correct the issue free of charge.

Traders who sold this product

HQVA authorised dealers

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 March 2016 - 20 May 2016

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
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