Water might get into the left combination switch and cause the lighting and turn signals to malfunction. Affected owners will have their switches replaced, free of charge.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – May 21, 2018
If the turn signal and headlight switches do not function properly, there would be an increased risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V302000
Manufacturer Triumph Motorcycles America, LTD
Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM, EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Potential Number of Units Affected 1,242
Summary: Triumph Motorcycles America, LTD (Triumph) is recalling certain 2018 Street Triple R, Street Triple R – Low Seat and Street Triple RS motorcycles. Water may get into the left-hand combination switch on the handlebar and cause the turn signal switch and the headlight switch to malfunction.
Remedy: Triumph will notify owners, and dealers will replace the handlebar left-hand combination switch, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 31, 2018. Owners may contact Triumph customer service at 1-678-854-2010.
Notes: 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.