Ducati North America is recalling 1,880 model year 2018-2019 Panigale V4, Panigale V4 S, Panigale Speciale, and model year 2019 Panigale R motorcycles.
Excessive fuel tank pressure may cause fuel to spray when the fuel cap is opened
Fuel spray can increase the risk of injury and a fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase the risk of a fire.
Included are motorcycles that may have been previously recalled for a similar issue.
What to do
Ducati will notify owners, and dealers will update the fuel cap venting system, provide an updated page for the owner's manual, and affix a warning label decal to the fuel tank free of charge.
The recall is expected to begin July 13, 2019.
Owners may contact Ducati customer service at (888) 391-5446. Ducati's number for this recall is SRV-RCL-19-001.