Ducati Recall of certain 2016-2023 XDiavel S and XDiavel STD motorcycles

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – December 26, 2023 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –

Ducati Recall – Incorrectly Installed Passenger Backrest May Break

A broken passenger backrest may result in the passenger falling off the motorcycle, increasing the risk of injury.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 23V820000

Manufacturer: Ducati North America

Components: SEATS

Potential Number of Units Affected: 2,906

DUCATI XDIAVEL S 2016 – 2023

Summary: Ducati North America (Ducati) is recalling certain 2016-2023 XDiavel S and XDiavel STD motorcycles. The passenger backrest may break if it is installed incorrectly or used incorrectly by the passenger.

Remedy: Dealers will inspect the passenger backrest installation, tighten the screws as necessary, and also apply a warning sticker on the component, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed January 9, 2024. Owners may contact Ducati customer service at 1-888-391-5446. Ducati’s number for this recall is SRV-RCL-23-005.

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.nhtsa.gov.

Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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