Triumph Recall of certain Thruxton, Thruxton R and Thruxton TFC motorcycles

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 20, 2020 (Motor Sports NewsWire) –

Triumph Recall – Side Stand Spring May Fracture

An engine stall increases the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V015000

Manufacturer: Triumph Motorcycles America, LTD

Components: STRUCTURE

Potential Number of Units Affected: 3,244

MAKE MODEL MODEL YEAR(S)
TRIUMPH THRUXTON 2016 – 2018
TRIUMPH THRUXTON R 2016 – 2019
TRIUMPH THRUXTON TFC 2020

Summary: Triumph Motorcycles America, LTD (Triumph) is recalling certain 2016-2018 Thruxton, 2016-2019 Thruxton R and 2020 Thruxton TFC motorcycles. The side stand spring may fracture, possibly allowing the side stand switch to activate and shut off the engine.

Remedy: Triumph will notify owners, and dealers will replace the side stand spring, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 10, 2020. Owners may contact Triumph customer service at 1-678-854-2010. Triumph’s number for this recall is SRAN 570.

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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