NHTSA Recall - Regulator/Rectifier 2006-2009 - Triumph675.Net Forums
Home Forum Browse Members Calendar Register Today!  
New Posts Faq / Help? XBOX Live Modifications Classifieds
   
Not A Member Yet? Register today and become part of the community.
Go Back   Triumph675.Net Forums > Daytona 675 & Street Triple 675 Global Forums > Maintenance and repair

Maintenance and repair Problems, fixes, general maintenance talk

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 09-22-12, 09:58   #1
mjkuhno
Junior Member
 
mjkuhno's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Raleigh-Durham, NC
Posts: 140
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Default NHTSA Recall - Regulator/Rectifier 2006-2009

Model Year(s):
TRIUMPH / DAYTONA 675 2006-2009
TRIUMPH / STREET TRIPLE 2006-2009

Manufacturer: TRIUMPH MOTORCYCLES AMERICA LTD
Mfr's Report Date: SEP 05, 2012

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 12V445000
NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR

Potential Number of Units Affected: 10,366

Summary: Triumph is recalling certain model year 2006-2009 Street Triple, Street Triple R, and Daytona 675 motorcycles. The regulator/rectifier can overheat and prevent the motorcycle from charging. Once the battery is fully discharged, the motorcycle may stall.

Consequence: If the motorcycle stalls, there is an increased risk of a crash leading to personal injury.

Remedy: Triumph will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and replace the regulator/rectifier, free of charge. Triumph has not provided notification schedule. Owners may contact Triumph customer service department at 1-678-854-2010.

Notes: Owners may contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153); or go to http://www.safercar.gov.
__________________
- Mike K
'07 Daytona 675
Status: Offline
 
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 09-23-12, 01:24   #2
MacBandit
Senior Member
 
MacBandit's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Seattle
Posts: 9,580
Thanks: 2
Thanked 85 Times in 80 Posts
Default

Funny this is the exact reason I told the instructor at the Triumph school. He was saying it wasn't really a safety problem. I told him what if the bike dies in the middle of the freeway or a high speed corner. He thought it was a good point. He's since been let go from Triumph who knows why.
Status: Offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-24-12, 16:10   #3
Ts-Mini
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Englewood
Posts: 4
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by mjkuhno View Post
Consequence: If the motorcycle stalls, there is an increased risk of a crash leading to personal injury.
This interesting. There was a service bulletin to fix these as well. I guess it has reached recall severity. Mine failed last Monday leaving me with a non-functioning bike while on the highway. Lucky for me I managed to get off the highway safely. Had it replaced by the dealer on Friday and everything works fantastically.

Moral of the story: If you're bike is in this category - SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT NOW.
Status: Offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-12, 17:26   #4
shalihe74
Phantom Admin-ette
 
shalihe74's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Posts: 2,301
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Stickied & bumped.
__________________
"Good girls go to heaven. Bad ones go to hell. And girls on fast bikes go anywhere they want."

Sponsored by: The Helmet Center
Custom paint by: Sonoran Desert Cycle
Status: Offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-12, 18:16   #5
GoonerYoda
Member
 
GoonerYoda's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: NorCal
Posts: 167
Thanks: 1
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

sucks for those who already had them replaced with a Rick's stator and r/r?! Oh well....
Status: Offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-15-12, 12:48   #6
Rink675
Senior Member
 
Rink675's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Minneapolis
Posts: 904
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Just called them and my bike falls under that replacement so it's a good thing I haven't put it in the basement yet lol
__________________


2007 Triumph 675 Race Bike
Status: Offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-12, 23:56   #7
jaysexxin
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: San Diego
Posts: 205
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Thanks for the find and info.
Status: Offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 11-13-12, 19:28   #8
rideco
Race Team Sponsor
 
rideco's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Colorado
Posts: 471
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Thanks!! Called my dealer and I am up for the recall. I would have never know if I had not dropped by here. U guys rock.
Thanks!!
__________________
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
01 sv650s
07 SY Daytona 675
You cant look this sexy off the rack.
Status: Offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-29-13, 22:57   #9
jccaballeros
Junior Member
 
jccaballeros's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Riverside, CA
Posts: 7
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Thanks... Called them last month... got it done... they even installed a new fuel pump relay -per another recall.
Status: Offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 04-29-13, 10:51   #10
zerocool29
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Western Australia - Perth
Posts: 21
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Smile This recall has come just in time...

This recall has come just in time... My friend invited me to his house up in the hills. It was a beautiful day yesterday here in Perth, Western Australia. Decided to take the Triumph Daytona 675 for a spin. Unfortunately 12 minutes into the ride, I was doing about 90km / hr when suddenly the gauges went all crazy (like a photon torpedo had just hit me on star trek, i lost shields, then i lost all power...) in a nut shell.
There is nothing like breaking down out in the middle of no where... my save and grace is that i am just glad it happened during the daylight hours. I'd hate for it to have happened at night time as its out in the middle of no where.... I've also learned now to pack a small tool kit and place it on my bike somewhere (anywhere!). Trying to work on your bike with 1x allen key sucked @#$#@!!! After checking all the fuses, found the fuse that caused the issue under my seat. Replaced the fuse with a working 30A spare one, then proceeded to hook the battery up. As soon as i hooked the second terminal up, smoke started billowing out of the middle of the bike. I quickly un-plugged the battery and waited for the smoke to dissipate. On that note, i had to look at calling a tow truck. I had to upgrade my membership to the highest on RAC to get a tow truck to come and see me. It was either that or pay a tow truck $150 for a once off pick up. I'd rather pay the upgraded membership and have coverage all year.

Anyway, on that note, its public transport *shudder* for god knows how long... At a guess, i reckon it rectifier. To replace these parts here in Aus, its like $1700 in Australia last i checked! OUCH! (thats for the strata and strata rectifier, and labour)

P.S Bike is Triumph Daytona 675 2007 late Model with approx 55,000 km on it.
Cheers.
Status: Offline
 
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump





Forum SEO by Zoints
Copyright 2009 TRIUMPH675.NET Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Motorcycle News, Videos and Reviews
Honda Grom Forum Harley Davidson Forum Honda 600RR Forum Kawasaki Forum Yamaha R6 Forum Yamaha FZ-09 Forum
1199 Panigale Forum Roadglide Forum Honda CBR1000 Forum Vulcan Forum Yamaha R1 Forum Yamaha R3 Forum
Ducati Monster Forum Harley Forums Honda CBR250R Forum ZX10R Forum Star Raider Forum Yamaha Viking Forum
Suzuki GSXR Forum V-Rod Forums Honda Shadow Forum Kawasaki Motorcycle Forum Star Warrior Forum KTM Duke 390 Forum
SV650 Forum BMW S1000RR Forum Honda Fury Forum Kawasaki Versys Forum Drag Racing Forum Ducati 899 Panigale Forum
Suzuki V-Strom BMW K1600 Triumph Forum Victory Forums Sportbikes BMW NineT Forum
Volusia Forum BMW F800 Forum Triumph 675 Forum MV Agusta Forum HD Street Forum Suzuki GW250 Forum
Yamaha Motorcycles Victory Gunner Forum Honda Vultus Forum HD LiveWire Forum Ninja H2 Forum Ducati Scrambler Forum Kawasaki Ninja 250SL Forum