Triumph issues a recall for certain 2011-12 models
February 07, 2013
Vehicle Make - Model - Model Year(s)
- TRIUMPH DAYTONA 675 2011-2012
- TRIUMPH STREET TRIPLE 2011-2012
- TRIUMPH THUNDER BIRD 2012
- TRIUMPH THUNDERBIRD STORM 2012
Triumph Motorcycles (Triumph) is recalling certain model year 2011-2012
Daytona 675 and Street Triple motorcycles and 2012 Thunderbird and
Thunderbird Storm motorcycles. The wheels were assembled with bearings
of an unknown quality.
Wheel bearings of poor quality could fail unexpectedly, increasing the risk of a motorcycle crash.
Triumph will notify owners, and dealers will replace the affected
bearings free of charge. Owners may contact Triumph at 1-678-854-2010
for more information.
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.