Triumph Thunderbird Sport Recall
These recalls are presented as a public safety resource. For more
information, visit your local Triumph Motorcycle dealer or visit the National
Highway Traffic Safety Administration website.
Make : Triumph
Model : Thunderbird Sport
Year : 1999
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 99V083000
Recall Date : April 15, 1999
Component: Engine and Engine Cooling: Engine
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1198
Summary: Vehicle description: motorcycles. Oil can leak from
between the crankcase halves.
Consequence: this can result in
oil spillage forward of the rear tire and could, in some cases, cause
Remedy: dealers will replace the
lower crankcase bolts.
Notes: Owner notification began
April 19, 1999. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer
on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within
a reasonable time should contact triumph at 1-770-631-9500, ext. 3120.
Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto
safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).