FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 29, 1999
Contact: Tim Hurd
Tel. No. (202) 366-9550
Ducati North America Inc.
Models: Ducati M900 Year:
Number Involved: 97
Dates of Manufacture: Not yet available.
Defect: The front brake line routed between the steering head and the
instrument cluster support plate contacts the edge of the support plate. This could damage
or weaken the line and affect the control of the motorcycle.
Remedy: Dealers will reposition,
or replace if necessary, the front brake line. Owner notification began in March 1999.
Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Ducati
[NHTSA Recall No. 99V049]