Ducati (Aust & NZ) NF Importers Pty Ltd—Ducati MY 2012 and MY 2013 Motorcycles (1199 series)

Identifying features

Recall no: 863/12
Target number: 267
VIN details: See attached VIN list.

What are the defects?

The following defects may occur:

Exhaust Valve Bowden Cable Heat Protector: Under extreme conditions, the plastic protector could melt or burn, producing smoke and noxious fumes.

Steering Damper Retaining Screws and Ball Joint: Under extreme conditions and after heavy wear, the steering damper may come loose.

Rear Fork Fastening Bolts: The bolts need re-tightening to new factory torque standards.

Front Brake Reservoir Connecting Tubes: After extended rubbing against the reservoir retaining screw, the connection tube could wear out and produce a slight fluid leak.

What are the hazards?

The defects listed may result in loss of vehicle control, production of noxious fumes and/or reduced braking capacity.

What should consumers do?

Please contact the nearest authorised Ducati dealer to arrange for installation of a Safety Upgrade Kit.

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Ducati dealers

Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
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