KTM Recall of certain 1290 Super Adventure motorcycles

KTM Recall - 1290 Super Adventure

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 14, 2019 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

KTM Recall: Fuel Leak from Tank Cover Mounting Insert Area

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

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V087000

Manufacturer: KTM North America, Inc.


Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,588

KTM 1290 SUPER ADVENTURE 2015 – 2016

Summary: KTM North America, Inc. (KTM) is recalling certain 2015-2016 1290 Super Adventure motorcycles. Fuel may leak from the fuel tank cover mounting insert area.

Remedy: KTM has notified owners, and dealers will inspect and replace the fuel tank cover mounting insert, free of charge. The recall began March 1, 2019. Owners may contact KTM customer service 1-888-985-6090. KTM’s number for this recall is TB1904.

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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