NF Importers / Ducati Australia - DUCATI PANIGALE V4 2018

recall information

Recall number
REC-000275
PRA number
2018/17235
Campaign number
RCL-18-008
Original published date

make and model information

Make
DUCATI
Model
PANIGALE V4
Year range
2018 - 1970
Affected units
233

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

There is the possibility for engine oil to leak from one of the hydraulic tensioner's on each of the cylinder heads on the engine.

What are the hazards?

The engine oil may leak onto the engine sump and onto the tyre increasing the risk of a crash. This may cause serious injury to riders and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Ducati Australia will contact owners of affected motorcycles by mail to notify them of the recall and request they contact their nearest authorised Ducati Dealer to arrange an appointment.

Authorised Ducati dealers will re-tighten the two hydraulic tensioner's free of charge.

For further information, consumers can contact their nearest authorised Ducati dealer by using the following link https://www.ducati.com/au/en/dealers, or email info@ducati.com.au.
Supplier details
NF Importers / Ducati Australia

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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