THROTTLE BODY ASSEMBLY

         
Number 050010T   MIC: YAM
Company: YAMAHA MOTOR CORP USA   Company Official: LEN
Model Name: FX1100   Model Year: 2004-5
Problem 1: THROTTLE BODY ASSEMBLY      
Problem 2: CORROSION      
HIN   Case Open Date: 3/14/2005
Disposition: CLOSED   Case Close Date: 4/9/2008
Units 12000   Campaign Open Date 3/14/2005
Boat Type 17   Campaign Close Date 4/9/2008
Severity: L   Last Date: 3/14/2005
Comments:  
ON AFFECTED 2004 & 2005 YAMAHA FX1100 WAVERUNNERS CERTAIN PARTS OF THE THROTTLE BODY ASSEMBLY!@ INCLUDING THE LINK LEVER!@ MAY BECOME CORRODED DURING STORAGE IF EXPOSED TO SALT WATER. CORROSION COULD PREVENT THE THROTTLE RETURN SPRINGS FROM RETURNING THE THROTTLOE LINKAGE ALL THE WAY TO THE IDLE POSITION. ENGINE MAY BE PREVENTED FROM STARTING!@ OR IF THE ENGINE IS ALREADY RUNNING!@ THE THROTTLE MAY STICK OPEN; POSSIBILITY OF COLLISION. CUR 12 - 8166 CORRECTED.