Triumph India to recall 34 Daytona Rs under Ohlins' suspension issue

Triumph India has confirmed that it has the VIN numbers for 34 Daytona R motorcycles that were sold in India with defective suspension units. The issue arises from the suspension maker Ohlins, one of the most reputed in its field in the world. The Triumph Daytona R and the Street Triple R (not sold in India) wear one of the affected suspension units.

Ohlins Racing AB discovered that certain shock absorbers it made (rear units) had an assembly defect. The Ohlins website suggests that you can check if your part number (two alphabets and three numbers, like YA 340) and batch/serial number (six digits, like 136776) are listed as faulty at recall.ohlins.eu. We understand the flaw is related to a piston nut that could come loose and the shock absorber could disassemble ...

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Updated Date: May 13, 2015 08:00:16 IST