Suzuki issues a recall for certain 2004-2013 models
October 25, 2013
Suzuki Motor of America, Inc.
Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. (Suzuki) is recalling certain model year
2004-2013 GSX-R600 and GSX-R750, and model year 2005-2013 GSX-R1000
motorcycles. In combination with older brake fluid, corrosion of the
brake piston inside of the front brake master cylinder generates gas
that may result in a reduction of fluid pressure transmission to the
As a result, front braking power may be reduced increasing the risk of a crash.
Suzuki will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front brake
master cylinder, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on
November 4, 2013. Owners may contact Suzuki at 1-800-572-1490.
Suzuki's campaign numbers for this recall are: 2A (31, 32, 33, 34, 35,
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.