Ducati North America has issued a recall for various Multistrada models ranging from 2003 to 2009, including the 1100cc, 1000cc, and 620cc variants, because of an issue with the fuel tank pump flange seal leaking fuel. Affecting 3,911 models, owners of the following motorcycles could be affected by the recall, and should check to see if their VIN is affected: 2003-2004 & 2006 Ducati MTS 1000, 2005 Ducati MTS 1000S, 2006 Ducati MTS 620, and 2007-2009 Ducati MTS 1100.
To rectify the problem, owners will need to take their Multistrada to a Ducati dealer where a new o-ring will be installed on the fuel pump. Ducati owners with concerns over this recall can get in touch with Ducati North America at 1-800-231-6696, and can always contact the NHTSA at 1-888-327-4236 or safecar.gov. Ducati North America has not provided a notification schedule at this time of writing.