Brembo release official statement after press reports of the Master Cylinder recall.
After the news broke of a Master Cylinder recall, Brembo have sent out a press release clarifying the situation. The full release is below, but the major takeaways are that Triumph bikes don’t seem to be affected, and that Aftermarket kits are also free of any issues.
Despite Brembo letting manufacturers no precisely what models have been hit with the issue, if you’ve got a bike from the manufacturers listed below and it was sold between 2015 and 2017, you might want to check with your local dealer as soon as possible just to be sure.
Brembo SpA, a leader in the production of disc brake systems for vehicles, following the
recent publication of some articles by the international press, mentioning wrong information,
points out that:
– Thanks to the constant quality monitoring over its production processes, it has
uncovered the possibility of defects to the piston of the front radial master cylinder
(diameters 15mm and 16mm), sold between 2015 and 2017 and mounted on some
– The only manufacturers affected are:
– The recall does not affect other manufacturers nor other master cylinders, or master
cylinders sold as Aftermarket kits through the Brembo distribution network.
Brembo promptly informed the manufacturers of the problem so that the owners of the
aforementioned bikes could be informed and invited to have the part replaced at the nearest