US NHTSA Recalls: Triumph Tiger Motorcycles


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Friday, May 1, 2020, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, has posted a total of two (2) vehicle, tire, accessory or other automotive-related product recalls this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/EdQa30qv3Do

Direct link: https://www.nhtsa.gov/search/safety-issues#recall

Additional information:

Among the two (2) recalls the NHTSA announced this May comes news of the following:

Logo - Triumph Motorcycles America, Ltd.Triumph Motorcycles America, Ltd. (“Triumph”), an Atlanta, Georgia establishment and a subsidiary of Triumph Motorcycles Ltd. of Hinckley, Leicestershire, England, has recalled an estimated 3,691 model 2018-2020 Street Triple RS, Tiger 1200 XCx and Tiger 1200 XCA, 2019-2020 Speed Triple S and Speed Triple RS, 2018-2019 Tiger 1200 XRT, Tiger 1200 XR, Tiger 1200 XRx and Tiger 1200 XRx LRH and 2020 Tiger 1200 Alpine Edition and Tiger 1200 Desert Edition motorcycles marketed, sold and delivered in the United States.

Recall Category: Service Brakes, Hydraulic – Brake Pads May Corrode/Detach from Backing Plate

NHTSA Safety Notification 20V236000 reports the front brake pads may corrode, potentially causing the front brake pad friction material to detach from the backing plate.

According to the NHTSA, if the brake pad friction material detaches from the backing plate, it may lengthen the distance needed to stop the Motorcycle, increasing the risk of a crash

Triumph will notify registered owners, and dealers will replace the front brake pads, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Triumph Customer Service toll-free at 1-678-854-2010. Triumph’s designation for this recall is SRAN 579.

You may also contact the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline toll-free at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time, or visit https://www.safercar.gov/.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Triumph Motorcycles America, Ltd., please search for “Triumph” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Triumph Tiger brand, please search for “Tiger” using the Search Box at the top of this page

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Crash hazards, please search for “crash” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Injury hazards, please search for “injury” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> You can use the NHTSA’s VIN Look-up Tool to determine if your specific vehicle is affected by this or other recent recall (major light vehicles only): https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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More information about this recall:
NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V236000
Recalls Direct RIN: 12975-2020
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
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About the Recalls Direct service:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe vehicle you purchased in the United States to the NHTSA [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/VehicleComplaint/
Search for a recalled vehicle on the US NHTSA Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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