Triumph Recalling of certain Street Triple R motorcycles

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

WASHINGTON, D.C. – May 21, 2018 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

Triumph Recall: Turn Signal and Headlight Switches may Malfunction

If the turn signal and headlight switches do not function properly, there would be an increased risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V302000

Manufacturer Triumph Motorcycles America, LTD

Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM, EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Potential Number of Units Affected 1,242

Make Model Model Year(s)
TRIUMPH STREET TRIPLE 2018

Summary: Triumph Motorcycles America, LTD (Triumph) is recalling certain 2018 Street Triple R, Street Triple R – Low Seat and Street Triple RS motorcycles. Water may get into the left-hand combination switch on the handlebar and cause the turn signal switch and the headlight switch to malfunction.

Remedy: Triumph will notify owners, and dealers will replace the handlebar left-hand combination switch, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 31, 2018. Owners may contact Triumph customer service at 1-678-854-2010.

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

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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