FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 29, 1999
Contact: Tim Hurd
Tel. No. (202) 366-9550
Ducati North America Inc.
Ducati ST2 Year: 1998
Ducati 916 Year: 1998
Ducati 748 Year: 1998
Ducati 916SPS Year: 1998
Number Involved: 793
Dates of Manufacture: Not yet available.
Defect: It is possible that the fuel lines inside the fuel tank can leak.
Fuel leakage can result in fuel starvation and engine stalling.
Remedy: Dealers will replace the
fuel tank lines. Owner notification began during February 1999. Owners who do not receive
the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Ducati at 1-973-839-2600.
[NHTSA Recall No. 99V048]