John Sample Automotive—Aprilia Motorcycle

Identifying features

See attached VIN numbers.

What are the defects?

There are a small number of motorcycles, which have been assembled with an incorrect size gearbox output shaft.

What are the hazards?

This can cause the rear wheel of the motorcycle to lock up whilst riding and pose a fall hazard to the rider.

What should consumers do?

Consumers will be contacted directly to get the motorcycle checked to make sure there are no defective shafts.

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 January 2014 - 27 November 2014

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
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