Gear Shift Knob may Detach - 2017-2019 Ducati Monster 1200, Monster 821, SuperSport & SuperSport S Motorcycles

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V835
Manufacturer Ducati North America
Components POWER TRAIN
Potential Number of Units Affected 2,705

 

Gear Shift Knob may Detach

If the shift knob detaches, the rider may not be able to shift gears, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Ducati North America (Ducati) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Ducati Monster 1200, Monster 821, SuperSport and SuperSport S motorcycles. The shift lever may have been incorrectly assembled, possibly resulting in the shift knob detaching from the lever.

 

Remedy

Ducati will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the gear lever shift knob tightness, replacing it as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin January 25, 2019. Owners may contact Ducati customer service at 1-888-391-5446.

 

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.

 

Check for Ducati Recalls


Recall Acknowledgement

December 6, 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCAK-18V835-9694.pdf

Download (PDF, 240KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=18V835&docType=RCL


 

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