KTM is Recalling certain 2016-2017 KTM 1290 Super Duke GT motorcycles

WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 4, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

Preformed Fuel Hose May Develop Holes or Cracks

A fuel leak in the presence of a ignition source can increase the risk of a fire.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V194000

Manufacturer: KTM North America, Inc.

Components: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Potential Number of Units Affected: 487

Vehicle Make Model Model Year(s)
KTM 1290 Super Duke GT 2016 – 2017

Summary: KTM North America, Inc. (KTM) is recalling certain 2016-2017 KTM 1290 Super Duke GT motorcycles. The preformed fuel hose can develop small holes or cracks, potentially causing a fuel leak.

Remedy: KTM will notify owners, and dealers will replace the defective fuel hose, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Customers may contact KTM customer service at 1-888-985-6090.

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

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