September 23, 1999
California Motorcycle Company Issues Recall Notice
GILROY, CA (SafetyAlerts)-California Motorcycle
Company (CMC) has today issued a recall affecting certain CMC motorcycles with wire spoke
rear wheels because some rear wheel belt pulleys were identified to be defective in
Anyone who may have a CMC motorcycle manufactured
between August of 1998 and July of 1999 should take it to an authorized dealer for
According to the company, the defective part is
difficult to recognize, but CMC dealers have been briefed on how to accomplish the
inspection in a very short period. It is believed that only about 180 of the motorcycles
have the defective part.
Owner notification by mail is expected to begin by
this weekend. Consumers with questions concerning this recall should call their
local CMC dealer.
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