Zero Motorcycles Inc. (Zero) is recalling certain 2017 S, DS, and FXS motorcycles. The Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) Hydraulic Control Unit (HCU) may have the wrong vehicle model information, possibly causing the ABS to function improperly.
If the ABS does not function properly in a braking event, there is an increased risk of a crash.
Zero will notify owners and dealers will reconfigure the HCU, or replace it as needed, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 20, 2017. Owners may contact Zero customer service at 1-888-841-8085. Zero’s number for the recall is SV-ZMC-017-363.
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.
SAFETY DEFECT PART 573 NON-COMPLIANCE NOTICE: RCLRPT-17V145-5470
Report Receipt Date: MAR 07, 2017
NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V145000
Component(s): SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
Potential Number of Units Affected: 61
Vehicle Make Model Year(s)
- ZERO DS 2017
- ZERO FXS 2017
- ZERO S 2017