Piaggio Recall 07V253000

NHTSA Campaign ID Component Manufacturer Recall Date Units Potentially Affected
07V253000 Service Brakes, Hydraulic: Foundation Components: Hoses, Lines/Piping, and Fittings Piaggio USA, INC. 05/24/2007 2757
Defect Summary
On certain motorcycles, the graphite exhaust bushing, which seals the connection between the exhaust pipe and the muffler, must be replaced each time the muffler is removed and reinstalled. If the exhaust bushing is not replaced, exhaust gases may be permitted to leak past the bushing.
Consequence Summary
The rear brake hose may be impaired or melted, increasing the risk of a crash.
Corrective Summary
Dealers will replace the header, pipe, clamp and gasket, thereby eliminating the potential issue. The manufacturer has not yet provided an owner notification schedule for this campaign. Owners may contact Piaggio/Vespa at 1-212-380-4400.

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