WASHINGTON, D.C. – December 5, 2018 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –
An engine oil leak can increase the risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V834000
Manufacturer: Ducati North America
Components: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,663
|DUCATI||PANIGALE V4||2018 – 2019|
Summary: Ducati North America (Ducati) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Ducati Panigale V4, V4 S, and V4 SP motorcycles. The oil cooler output port may crack, causing an oil leak.
Remedy: Ducati will notify owners, and dealers will replace the oil cooler, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin January 24, 2019. 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