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Motorcycle Recall - MV Agusta

NHTSA Campaign ID:  11V232000
Component:  Structure: Frame and Members
Manufacturer:  MV Agusta Motor, S.P.A.
Recall Date: 03/29/2011
Potential Number of Units Affected: 211
Defect Summary:
MV Agusta is recalling certain model year 2010 F4 motorcycles for the rear subframe. The upper fixture points may not be sufficiently robust, which may result in the subframe cracking and failing, local to the fixture points, during use.
Consequence Summary:
The stability of a rider and passenger could be compromised, thereby causing the risk of a crash.
Corrective Summary:
A reinforcement support kit for the rear subframe will be installed by dealers free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin during April 2011. Owners may contact MV Agusta at 1-215-830-3300.

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