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Triumph-Sprint ST/GT-Rplacement Enqine Oil Filler Plug/Dipstick

Code SIAR: 6766
Catégorie: Véhicules automobiles, pièces et accessoires
Sources: Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Date de Publication: 15 déc., 2010
Pays Concernés: Australia
Pays d'Origine du Produit: United Kingdom
Description du Produit: Sprint ST and Sprint GT motorcycles.
Marque du Produit: Sprint ST/GT, Triumph Motorcycle Company Ltd (UK)
Code du Lot / Code Barre: VlN range 466932 to 473209.

Campaign Number: 416
Target Number: 79
Description du Défaut: It has been discovered that the dip stick is too long and therefore does not accurately show the correct oil level. The correct oil capacity has been added to each affected bike by the factory, but any dealer or customer checking the oil level using the dip stick will believe the engine had been incorrectly overfilled with oil.
The dealer or customer would then drain oil from the engine to agree with the dip stick.
Draining the oil will result in the engine operating below required oil levels.

If left untreated, the engine may seize as a result of the oil level falling below the minimum required to safely operate the engine. This may result in damage to the engine and it’s components.
Recommandations / Avertissements: Owners will be contacted by mail.

Owners are advised to contact their nearest authorised Triumph delearship for replacement of the engine oilfiller plug/dipstick with a new unit.
Risques: Blessures et déchirures
Mesures: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the manufacturer