CORROSION OF THRTLE CAB

         
Number 080017T   MIC: YAM
Company: YAMAHA MOTOR CORP USA   Company Official: PLC
Model Name: XV1100 & GP1300 WAVERUNNER   Model Year: 8-Mar
Problem 1: CORROSION OF THRTLE CAB      
Problem 2:      
HIN   Case Open Date: 4/9/2008
Disposition: CLOSED   Case Close Date: 4/19/2012
Units 63000   Campaign Open Date 4/9/2008
Boat Type 17   Campaign Close Date 4/19/2012
Severity: L   Last Date: 4/19/2012
Comments:  
2005 - 2008 XV1100 AND 2003 - 2008 GP1300 ARE AFFECTED. ON AFFTED WATERCRAFT THERE IS THE POSSIBILITY THE OUTER THROTTLE CABLE COULD CORRODE AND BECOME CRACKED OR KINKED. IF THE OUTER CABLE IS DAMAGED IN THIS WAY!@ IT COULD CAUSE THE INNER CABLE (THROTTLE WIRE) TO FRAY OVER TIME FROM WEAR. IF THE FRAYED INNER CABLE CATCHES ON THE DAMAGED OUTER CABLE!@ THROTTLE CAN BE INCREASINGLY IMPAIRED WHICH MAY EVENBTUALLY LEAD TO THE OPERATOR BEING UNABLE TO RETURN THE THROTTLE TO THE IDLE POSITION. RECVD CUR 8 - 34!@044 UNITS CORRECTED. RECVD CUR 10 - 35!@519 UNITS CORRECTED. RECVD CUR 12 - 35!@978 UNITS CORRECTED. RECVD CUR 15- 37!@790 UNITS CORRECTED.041912 PLC - CUR 16 - 37!@867 UC!@ NEGLIGIBLE NUMBER OF ADDITIONAL UC!@ CAMPAIGN CLOSED.