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Triumph Trident 660 recalled over defective side-stand | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

The side-stand has been made utilizing the incorrect uncooked materials which might trigger it to bend over time.

The Triumph Trident 660 made the long-lasting British model a little bit extra accessible with its launch, and in doing so, discovered itself a number of joyful houses. In case you are one in all these house owners, you may need to give your nearest vendor a hoop, as a result of Triumph is recalling sure Trident 660s for a difficulty with their side-stand.

Based on a recall doc by the USA’s Nationwide Freeway Site visitors Security Administration, the side-stand has been constructed utilizing an incorrect specification of uncooked materials that would trigger it to bend with time and use. Because of this, the bike’s lean angle on the stand might step by step enhance over time, to the purpose the place the bike might change into unstable and fall over.

The provider of the defective element is Fujin Company Pvt Ltd based mostly in Faridabad, Haryana, and the affected bikes have been manufactured between 07 February, 2021 and 15 Could, 2021. Whereas the NHTSA recall doc solely pertains to 314 doubtlessly affected bikes within the US, models offered in India are additionally affected by this subject and can be recalled. 

Triumph sellers will change the defective side-stand with an accurate one for gratis to the shoppers.

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