WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 21, 2018 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –
If the hoses melt, it can cause a fuel leak, increasing the risk of a fire.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V371000
Manufacturer: Ducati North America
Components: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,462
|DUCATI||SUPERSPORT||2017 – 2018|
Summary: Ducati North America (Ducati) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Ducati Supersport, and Supersport S motorcycles. The Airbox blow-by and fuel tank overfill hoses may be routed too close to the exhaust manifold, which may cause the hoses to melt.
Remedy: Ducati will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the hose routing and correct as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 11, 2018. Owners may contact Ducati customer service at 1-888-391-5446.
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