Triumph Recall of certain Rocket 3 GT, Rocket 3 R, and Rocket 3 TFC motorcycles

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – December 9, 2020 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –

Triumph Recall – Air In ABS Modulator Reduces Braking Efficiency

Over time, the air in the ABS modulator can deteriorate rear braking efficiency, increasing the distance required to stop and the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V740000

Manufacturer: Triumph Motorcycles America, LTD

Components: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,241

MAKE MODEL MODEL YEAR(S)
TRIUMPH ROCKET 3 GT 2020 – 2021
TRIUMPH ROCKET 3 R 2020 – 2021
TRIUMPH ROCKET TFC 2020

Summary: Triumph Motorcycles America, LTD (Triumph) is recalling certain 2020-2021 Rocket 3 GT, Rocket 3 R, and 2020 Rocket 3 TFC motorcycles. Air could have entered the antilock brake system (ABS) modulator while the rear brake system was filled during production.

Remedy: Triumph will notify owners, and dealers will bleed the rear brake system, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin December 16, 2020. Owners may contact Triumph customer service at 1-678-854-2010. Triumph’s number for this recall is SRAN 587.

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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