Vehicle Recall
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration – Safety Recall Alert
Release Date: November 20, 2023
Release Number: 23V-779
Recall Summary

Name of Product: CFMOTO 700CL-X Sport (model years 2022 and 2023)

Safety Risk: Affected motorcycles may take longer to stop if the operator squeezes the handbrake lever twice or more in quick succession while the anti-lock braking system is active.

Remedy: Repair
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled motorcycles and contact a CFMOTO dealer to schedule a free repair. CFMOTO notified its dealer network in November 2023 with Mandatory Warranty Bulletin WAR-2023-07 and mailed recall notices to all registered owners in December 2023.

Consumer Contact: CFMOTO toll-free at 888-823-6686 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT, Monday through Friday, email at or online at and go to Customer Care, then Vehicle Recall for more information.

Recall Details

Units: 1,374

Vehicle Information: This recall affects certain 700CL-X Sport motorcycles from model years 2022 and 2023. Affected motorcycles have an older ABS software version that requires an update to the latest software version. CFMOTO 700CL-X Sport motorcycles were first placed into U.S. commerce in the spring of 2022.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported

Sold at: CFMOTO dealers nationwide

Importer: CFMOTO Powersports Inc., of Plymouth, Minn.

Manufactured in: China

Need Assistance? CFMOTO dealers are in the best position to answer service questions. If motorcycle owners have questions that a CFMOTO dealer cannot address, they can contact CFMOTO Customer Care using the consumer contact info above. 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

Recall Image #1
Recalled CFMOTO 2023 700CL-X Sport motorcycle is shown. Recalled 2022 model is similar.
Recall Image #2
Vehicle identification number is located on the right side of the frame near the triple clamps.