Koni North America (KONI) is recalling certain shock absorbers with model numbers 8245-1146L, 8245-1146R, 8245-1201L, 8245-1201R, 8245-1203L, and 8245-1203R. These shock absorbers were manufactured January 2008 through April 2013. The affected absorbers were manufactured with an incorrectly welded bracket which may cause the shock absorber to bend and rest on the drive shaft.
KONI NORTH AMERICA (KONI) IS RECALLING CERTAIN AFTERMARKET, 30-SERIES, SHOCK ABSORBERS; PART NUMBERS 30-1720 AND 30-1721. THE EYE LOOP WELD TO THE EYE BASE DID NOT HAVE ENOUGH WELD PENETRATION AND COULD RESULT IN A FAILED WELD.
EQUIPMENT DESCRIPTION: MOTORCYCLE SHOCK ABSORBERS, PART NO. 2615-1019, SOLD EXCLUSIVELY FOR BMW MOTORCYCLE APPLICATIONS MANUFACTURED JUNE 1 THROUGH NOVEMBER 30, 1999. THE SHOCK ABSORBER PISTON ROD COULD BEND OR BREAK AT THE ADJUSTER THUMBWHEEL.