January 1, 2018 – WASHINGTON, D.C. – (Motor Sports Newswire) –
If the front brake master cylinder fails, the loss of front braking ability can increase the risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V812000
Manufacturer: Ducati North America
Components: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
Potential Number of Units Affected: 8,000
|DUCATI||1299||2015 – 2018|
|DUCATI||MONSTER 1200||2015 – 2018|
|DUCATI||MULTISTRADA||2015 – 2018|
|DUCATI||PANIGALE R||2015 – 2018|
|DUCATI||SCRAMBLER||2017 – 2018|
|DUCATI||XDIAVEL S||2015 – 2018|
Summary: Ducati North America (Ducati) is recalling certain 2015-2018 1299 motorcycles (including STD, S, FE and SL models), Monster 1200 motorcycles (including S and R models), Multistrada motorcycles (including S and PP models), and Panigale R, and XDaviel S motorcycles and 2017-2018 Scrambler 800 Café Racer motorcycles. These motorcycles are equipped with Brembo front brake master cylinders that may fail.
Remedy: Ducati will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front brake master cylinder piston, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 15, 2018. Owners may contact Ducati customer service at 1-800-231-6696.
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