Triumph Recalls Daytona 675, Street Triple and Thunderbird Motorcycles
Triumph has recalled 250 of the following motorcycles due to wheel-bearing issues: 2011-2012 Daytona 675 and Street Triple motorcycles, and 2012 Thunderbird and Thunderbird Storm motorcycles.
Triumph says the wheels on the effected motorcycles were assembled with bearings of an unknown quality. Wheel bearings of poor quality could fail unexpectedly, increasing the risk of a motorcycle crash.
Triumph will notify owners, and dealers will replace the affected bearings free of charge. Owners may contact Triumph at 1-678-854-2010 for more information.
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to safercar.gov.