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    Transport Canada and BMW issued a recall on multiple models

    Transport Canada and BMW issued a recall on the R1200GS, C600 SPORT, R1200R, F800GS ADVENTURE, C650GT, F700GS, F800GT, and F800GS models
    On certain motorcycles, the side stand switch could malfunction. This could result cause the engine to stall while riding resulting in a loss of motive power, potentially increasing the risk of a crash causing...MORE

    No recall has been issued at this time for the US by the NHTSA and BMW or any other markets I follow.
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    St. Paul Pioneer Press , Minneapolis Star Tribune

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    Quote Originally Posted by AntonLargiader View Post
    I think the first one was the imfamous fuel pump cracking issue and this one is some type of ignition switch issue.
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    Paul is correct. This is a new recall by Transport Canada and BMW on a new issue.
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    OK. Different title might help distinguish them.
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    I use the title that Transport Canada uses in it's system; write and suggest that to them. A system like NHTSA which includes their reference number is helpful with multiple recalls such as this. Either way I use the title either organization gives us to head the thread when I post these.
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