Yamaha Motor Australia Pty Ltd — Golf Car
What are the defects?
In affected cars, the accelerator pedal return spring may have been damaged at the factory while the hook was being bent, resulting in residual stress that may cause the spring to break.
What are the hazards?
If the spring breaks, the accelerator pedal will not return to the home position when released. The car might not slow down without use of the brakes.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should contact their nearest Yamaha Dealer to set up an appointment to have this repair procedure performed. Yamaha dealers will replace the accelerator pedal return spring with a new stronger type of spring, free of charge
Yamaha recommends that you do not drive your affected golf car until this modification is performed.
For help finding a Yamaha dealer, consumers can go to http://www.yamaha-motor.com.au/dealers/all or call 1300 593 600.
- 3 July 2015 - 6 September 2018
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.