Ducati 749s



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Ducati 749s 2003 recalls
CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
04V340000DUCATI NORTH AMERICA V (Vehicle)180012/05/2004MFRDUCATI NORTH AMERICA07/08/200407/14/2004
Defect SummaryCertain motorcycles, a significant quantity of oil lubricant can leak on to the rear wheel and tire from the oil cooler.
Consequence SummaryOil leakage can cause dangerous riding conditions which could lead to injury or a crash.
Corrective SummaryDealers will inspect the oil cooler and replace it if necessary. the recall began on december 5, 2004. owners should contact ducati at 408-343-4411.
NotesCustomers can also contact the national highway traffic safety administration
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - FOUNDATION COMPONENTS - HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
04V585000DUCATI NORTH AMERICAfrom 11/20/2002 to 04/04/2003V (Vehicle)993MFRDUCATI NORTH AMERICA12/08/200412/16/2004
Defect SummaryOn certain motorcycles, the front brake hose can become trapped between the lower steering flange and the steering lock peg when the vehicle is cornering.
Consequence SummaryThis condition could cause a loss of front brake fluid pressure and damage to the brake hose, which could rupture causing front brake failure. this could result in a crash.
Corrective SummaryDealers will install a retaining clip on the front brake hose. the recall is expected to begin during december 2004. owners should contact ducati at 1-408-253-0499.
NotesCustomers can also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).
Ducati 749s 2003 bulletins
BulletinBulletin dateReplacement BulletinItem no.SummaryAdded
POWER TRAIN - AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION - GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)
SVC-09-00905/05/200910029886Ducati motorcycle: the gear selector mechanism applicable to all ducati model motorcycles equipped with 2v/4v engines has been revised due to difficulty in selecting a gear and gear selector was set incorrectly. no model years listed.2009-07-16
STEERING - GEAR BOX - SHAFT SECTOR
SVC-09-00905/05/200910029886Ducati motorcycle: the gear selector mechanism applicable to all ducati model motorcycles equipped with 2v/4v engines has been revised due to difficulty in selecting a gear and gear selector was set incorrectly. no model years listed.2009-07-16