Yamaha Motor Australia Pty Ltd—Outboard Motor (Models F2.5, F4B, F5A, F6C, 2C and 3A)

PRA number

2011/12880

Published date

Product description

Yamaha outboard motors 2010-2011
Models F2.5, F4B, F5A, F6C, 2C and 3A
Identifying features
Campaign reference: FTC/OB Total units: 471 Models: F2.5AMHS/11, F4BMHS/11, F4BMHS/11, F5AMHL/11, F6CMHS/11, F6CMHS/11, 2CMHS/10 and 3AMHS/10

Other identifying numbers

Campaign reference: FTC/OB
Total units: 471
Models: F2.5AMHS/11, F4BMHS/11, F4BMHS/11, F5AMHL/11, F6CMHS/11, F6CMHS/11, 2CMHS/10 and 3AMHS/10

What are the defects?

The fuel cap may have a gasket that is not fuel resistant. The gasket could deteriorate and lose its sealing properties.

What are the hazards?

Fuel can leak past the cap, increasing the risk of fire.

What should consumers do?

Yamaha will write to all affected owners.

Consumers should contact their local Yamaha dealer to set up an appointment to have the unit remedied free of charge.

For further information, please call 02 9827 7500. For assistance in finding a Yamaha dealer, visit www.yamaha-motor.com.au/dealers/all

Supplier

Yamaha Motor Australia Pty Ltd

Traders who sold this product

Yamaha dealers

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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