The Brembo grasp cylinder continues to impacts bike manufacturers with high-performance machines of their lineup, and now Husqvarna is a part of the huge recall as nicely.
Although not listed by Brembo in its preliminary press assertion as an affected OEM, Husqvarna does appear to have one mannequin of motorbike that makes use of the defective grasp cylinder design: the track-only Husqvarna FS450 supermoto.
Final week, a press launch a couple of FS450 recall was launched by Husqvarna for markets overseas, nonetheless no phrase but has come from Husqvarna North America in regards to the recall, nor have we seen something but from the Nationwide Freeway Visitors Security Administration (NHTSA).
Within the European discover, bikes from the 2016, 2017, and 2018 mannequin years are affected by the recall, with Husqvarna citing the identical considerations that the polymer piston contained in the grasp cylinder would possibly fracture, inflicting the grasp cylinder to fail.
Given what we’ve seen from different producers relating to the defective Brembo grasp cylinders, it might be arduous to think about Husqvarna North America not issuing a recall for the Husqvarna FS450, although we should wait to listen to from Husqvarna for official particulars.
With the Husqvarna FS450 being a little bit of a specialty merchandise within the North American market, it doesn’t shock us to listen to that plans are nonetheless forming relating to the problems with Brembo.
We’ll maintain you posted although, as soon as we get official phrase from Husqvarna North America.