2017 MV Agusta Brutale Dragster RR Recall

MV Agusta Brutale 800 RR Dragster Recall

MV Agusta USA, LLC (MV Agusta) is recalling certain 2017 Brutale 800 Dragster RR motorcycles. The spokes on the rear wheel may loosen, potentially affecting the motorcycle’s handling. CONSEQUENCE: If the handling is compromised from the loose spokes on the rear wheel, there would be an increased risk of a crash. REMEDY: MV Agusta will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear wheels, free of charge. The recall is…

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Polaris Issues Another Slingshot Swingarm Recall

Polaris Issues Another Slingshot SwingArm Recall

Polaris Industries, Inc. (Polaris) is recalling certain 2015-2017 Slingshot vehicles. The affected vehicles previously had their rear swingarm replaced during the remedy of NHTSA recall number 16V-255. The replacement swingarms may have been installed without the sealing grommets installed, potentially resulting in road debris contaminating the rear wheel speed sensor. CONSEQUENCE: Contamination of the rear speed sensor will disable the ABS and Traction/Stability Control, increasing the risk of a crash.…

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Ducati XDiavel Final Drive Pulley Recall

Ducati XDiavel Recall

Ducati North America (Ducati) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 Ducati XDiavel motorcycles manufactured July 7, 2015, to June 22, 2016. The affected motorcycles may have an insufficiently tightened final drive pulley retaining nut which may result in a loss of power transmission to the rear wheel. CONSEQUENCE: A loss of power transmission to the rear wheel may increase the risk of a crash. REMEDY: Ducati will notify owners, and…

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Chicago Go Scooter Wheel Bearing Recall

Chicago Scooter History Report

Chicago Scooter Company (Chicago Scooter) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 go. scooters manufactured September 22, 2015, to May 13, 2016. These scooters have front wheel bearings that may fail, adversely affecting handling. CONSEQUENCE: Front wheel bearing failure may result in a loss of control of the scooter, increasing the risk of a crash. REMEDY: Chicago Scooter will notify owners, and dealers will replace the entire front wheel, free of…

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Recall Alert: 2016 Ducati XDiavel S

2016 Ducati XDiavel S Recall

Manufacturer: Ducati North America SUMMARY: Ducati North America (Ducati) is recalling certain model year 2016 XDiavel S motorcycles manufactured November 25, 2015 to May 18, 2016. The affected motorcycles have a rear wheel that may have been incorrectly installed on the hub. CONSEQUENCE: If the rear wheel was incorrectly installed, the drive pins may fail, resulting in a loss of braking and a loss of power transmission from the engine.…

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Ducati Patents Chatter Free Wheel

Ducati Wheel Patent

Engineers at Ducati are constantly innovating and developing new technology to further improve their two-wheelers. A few design sketches have surfaced, which showcase the future of tire and wheels from Ducati Motors. A design patent has been filed in USA, China, and Europe by Ducati. They are working on a redesigned wheel and tire for their sportsbikes. The center of the wheel will get rubber support to absorb shocks from…

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