NHTSA Campaign Id 18V835000; Date: Nov. 27, 2018
if the shift knob detaches, the rider may not be able to shift gears, increasing the risk of a crash.
2017 Ducati Monster 1200; 2018 Ducati Monster 1200; 2019 Ducati Monster 1200; 2017 Ducati Monster 821; 2018 Ducati Monster 821; 2019 Ducati Monster 821; 2017 Ducati Supersport; 2018 Ducati Supersport; 2019 Ducati Supersport
Component: Power Train:manual Transmission
Manufactured by: Ducati North America
Affected Units:: 2,705
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.
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.
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.Also see: