WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 30, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –
If the throttle sticks open, there would be an increased risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V035000
Manufacturer: Triumph Motorcycles America, LTD
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,390
|Vehicle Make||Model||Model Year(s)|
|TRIUMPH||BONNEVILLE||2016 – 2017|
Summary: Triumph Motorcycles America, LTD (Triumph) is recalling certain 2016-2017 Bonneville T120 and Bonneville T120 Black motorcycles. During use, the heated hand grips may expand and cause the throttle to stick open.
Remedy: Triumph will notify owners, and dealers will install a spacer to prevent the throttle from sticking, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 20, 2017. Owners may contact Triumph customer service at 1-678-854-2010. Triumph’s number for this recall is SB 546.
Notes: 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 www.safercar.gov.
Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration