Piaggio Group Americas, Inc. (Piaggio) is recalling certain 2015-2017 Piaggio Fly 150 3V ie scooters. The front brake disc mounting screws may loosen and contact the brake caliper holding plate or the fork leg.
If a screw loosens and contacts the caliper holding plate or the fork leg, the front wheel may suddenly lock up, increasing the risk of crash.
Piaggio has notified owners, and dealers will tighten the front brake disc mounting screws after applying a thread-locking adhesive, free of charge. The recall began July 31, 2017. Owners may contact Piaggio customer service at 1-212-380-4433. Piaggio’s number for this recall is 0000313.
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.
MANUFACTURER SAFETY RECALL ACKNOWLEDGEMENT PDF: RCAK-17V468-9856
SAFETY DEFECT PART 573 NON-COMPLIANCE NOTICE PDF: RCLRPT-17V468-8944
MANUFACTURER NOTICE TO OWNERS AND CONSUMERS: RCONL-17V468-5322
Report Receipt Date: JUL 22, 2017
NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V468000
Component(s): SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
Potential Number of Units Affected: 382
Vehicle Make Model Year(s)
- PIAGGIO FLY 150 3V 2015-2017