WASHINGTON, D.C. – November 7, 2019 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –
An engine stall can increase the risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V780000
Manufacturer: Ducati North America
Components: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected: 793
|DUCATI||HYPERMOTARD||2019 – 2020|
Summary: Ducati North America (Ducati) is recalling certain 2019-2020 Hypermotard 950 and Hypermotard 950 SP motorcycles. The negative terminal on the battery may break, potentially causing a sudden loss of power and an engine stall.
Remedy: Ducati will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the routing of the negative cable, rerouting it as necessary. In addition, the battery will be better secured with insulation pads. These repairs will be performed free of charge. The recall is expected to begin December 12, 2019. Owners may contact Ducati customer service at 1-888-391-5446. Ducati’s number for this recall is SRV-RCL-19-003.
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