Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Another BMW recall.

  1. #1
    Join Date
    24th September 2004 - 06:46
    '76 CB550 Super Sport
    On the road to nowhere...

    Another BMW recall.

    This one is pretty padantic though
    "Every time you set your ass on a bike, you're playing a game of Russian Roulette between yourself and your own stupidity."

  2. #2
    Join Date
    24th November 2015 - 11:20
    Suzuki DR650
    Blenheim and Welly
    I read the Australian 'Motorcycle trader' magazine regularly and it lists current recalls. Many of them are from manufacturers whom you'd have thought would be better than that and a lot of the issues are clearly down to the lack of R+D time between conception and launch. A recent example being the quickshifter mechanism on a number of new Triumphs was too close to a fitting and could snag on it causing obvious hassle.

    Their message is that most makers now spend too little time on the basics when rushing their products to market. I guess that it's not restricted to the motorcycle industry either.

    Are we really all in such a rush to see new models?
    Navy Boy

  3. #3
    Join Date
    27th November 2012 - 11:25
    16' xtz125e super-adventure, Ninja 650
    Blog Entries
    "Apparently, some of the affected models may not clearly state the required type of brake fluid and the process for filling the reservoir."

    biiiiig whoop but ok fairs fair. cheap/quick fix for bmw!

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts