John Sample Automotive Pty Ltd—Aprilia Dorsoduro 750/1200, Caponord & Tuono V4 1000/1100

PRA number

2016/15546

Published date

Product description

Various Aprila Motorcycles; Dorsoduro 750/1200, Caponord & Tuono V4 1000/1100
Identifying features
Please refer to attached VIN list of affected models

Other identifying numbers

Please refer to attached VIN list of affected models

Reasons the product is recalled

The dust gaiter/push-rod assembly in the brake master cylinder is defective.

The hazards to consumers

The motorcycle may require longer than normal stopping distance. This could cause an accident, possibly injuring the rider or other road users.

What consumers should do

Owners of affected motorcycles will be sent a letter containing instruction on how to make a minor adjustment to the brake lever setting. Owners should then contact their nearest Aprilia Dealer to arrange for inspection and replacement of components. Until the motorcycle is repaired by an Aprilia dealer, riders should maintain a longer than normal braking distance when riding.

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Aprilia Dealers

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

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