If you or someone you know owns a 2016 or 2017 Triumph Bonneville T120, and have heated grips, this recall notice should be at the top of your reading list!
Triumph Motorcycles USA is recalling 1,390 bikes due to the heated grips expanding, which can cause the throttle to stick open; which can increase the risk of a crash.
Triumph will notify owners, and dealers will install a spacer to prevent the throttle from sticking, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 20, 2017. Owners may contact Triumph customer service at 1-678-854-2010. Triumph’s number for this recall is SB 546.
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 www.safercar.gov, and reference NHTSA campaign number 17V035000.