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Suzuki GSX-S1000 Recall Due to Leaking Brake Fluid

2015-2016 Suzuki GSX-S1000 Recall

Suzuki GSX-S1000 Recall Due to Leaking Brake FluidSuzuki has recalled 600 of its 2015 and 2016 GSX-S1000 naked motorcycles due to front brake issues.

Suzuki says the affected motorcycles – 2016 GSX-S1000 motorcycles manufactured July 8, 2015, to July 29, 2015, GSX-S1000A motorcycles manufactured July 10, 2015, to August 24, 2015 and, and GSX-S1000FA motorcycles manufactured July 21, 2015, to July 27, 2015 – may leak brake fluid from the front calipers.

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If this occurs, braking performance can be compromised, increasing the risk of a crash.

Suzuki says it has notified owners, and dealers will replace the front brake calipers, free of charge. The recall began on December 1, 2015. Owners may contact Suzuki customer service at 1-714-572-1490. Suzuki’s number for this recall is 2A48.

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

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