Ducati Recall of certain Superleggera motorcycles

WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 30, 2020 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –

Ducati Recall: Brake Pads May Corrode/Detach From Backing Plate

If the front brake pads friction material detaches from the backing plate occurs, the motorcycle may experience increased stopping distance, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V232000

Manufacturer: Ducati North America

Components: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC, SERVICE BRAKES

Potential Number of Units Affected: 97

MAKE MODEL MODEL YEAR(S)
DUCATI 1299 SUPERLEGGERA 2017

Summary: Ducati North America (Ducati) is recalling certain 2017 Superleggera motorcycles. The front brake pads may corrode, potentially causing the front brake pads friction material to detach from the backing plate.

Remedy: Ducati will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front brake pads, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 20, 2020. Owners may contact Ducati customer service at 1-888-391-5446. Ducati’s number for this recall is SRV-RCL-20-001.

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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