Ducati has issued a recall for 2008 Ducati Desmosedici for a fuel tank drain and breather hose problem. Please read the details below.
Model Year: 2008
Models affected: Desmosedici
NHTSA Campaign Number: 08V563000
Potential Units Affected: 289
Problem: Ducati is recalling 289 model year 2008 Desmosedici RR motorcycles. The fuel tank drain and breather hose clamps may be installed incorrectly. This nonconformity may cause the fuel lines to weaken and break. This can result in damage to the motorcycle and a potential hazard to the rider.
Corrective Action: Dealers will replace the fuel filler drain hose, the fuel breather hose, and the hose clamps will be replaced and repositioned free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided an owner notification schedule. Owners may contact Ducati at 1-800-231-6696.