KYMCO VITALITY 2005: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Make : KYMCO Model : VITALITY Year : 2005
Build Dates : 2004-02-01 - 2004-07-31
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 04V381000
Date Owner's Notified: 2004-07-22 Date Received by ODI: 2004-08-06 Date Added to Database: 2004-08-06
Manufacturers Involved: KWANG YANG MOTOR CO., LTD
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 923
Summary:
      ON CERTAIN SCOOTERS WITH ENGINE NUMBER "SF10K & SH10B" AND EMBOSSED CASTING NUMBER "KEB7-1", THE ENGINE MOUNT CAN BREAK.
Consequence:
      IF THIS BREAKAGE OCCURS, IT COULD CAUSE A REAR SUSPENSION FAILURE, WHICH COULD RESULT IN A CRASH.
Remedy:
      KYMCO WILL REPLACE THE ENTIRE ENGINE. THIS RECALL BEGAN ON JULY 22, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT KYMCO USA CUSTOMER SERVICE TOLL FREE AT 1-888-235-3417.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      CUSTOMERS CAN ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT '1-888-327-4236'.