KTM Australia - KTM 1290, SUPER DUKE GT 2015 - 2018

recall information

Recall number
REC-000817
PRA number
2018/16577
Campaign number
TI_13_666249
Original published date

make and model information

Make
KTM
Model
1290, SUPER DUKE GT
Year range
2015 - 2018
Affected units
495

Identifying features

see VIN list attached
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

The piston component material made of PPS (polyphenylene sulphide) located in handbrake master cylinder (front brake), may crack.

What are the hazards?

Should the front brake master cylinder piston fail the consequence is a loss of front braking ability. A failure of the front brake would pose an accident hazard

What should consumers do?

Consumers will be contacted by direct mail notifying them of the recall. Consumers are advised to contact an authorised KTM dealer to arrange an appointment for the affected part to be replaced with an updated version free of charge.

Authorised dealers can be located at http://www.ktm.com/au/dealer/
Supplier details
KTM Australia

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Contact website

Responsible regulator

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

Product type