WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 28, 2020 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –
A fuel leak can increase the risk of a fire in the presence of an ignition source, and increase the risk of damage or injury.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V170000
Manufacturer: KTM North America, Inc.
Components: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,500
|HUSQVARNA||SVARTPILEN 701||2019 – 2020|
|HUSQVARNA||VITPILEN 701||2018 – 2020|
Summary: KTM North America, Inc. (KTM) is recalling certain 2019-2020 Husqvarna 701 Svartpilen and 2018-2020 Husqvarna 701 Vitpilen motorcycles. Fuel may leak from the fuel level sensor and fuel pump mounting area.
Remedy: The remedy for this recall is still under development. Owners will be notified when the remedy is available and to take their motorcycles to a Husqvarna Motorcycle North America, Inc. (HMNA) dealership for repairs. The recall is expected to begin May 15, 2020. Owners may contact HMNA customer service at 1-888-985-6090. HMNA’s number for this recall is HTB2011.
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