Beta Recalls Motorcycles to Fix Brake Hose

PASO ROBLES, Calif. – Beta USA is recalling certain model-year 2022 Beta 350RR-S, Beta 390 RR-S, Beta 430 RR-S and Beta 500-RR-S motorcycles to replace an incorrectly installed front brake hoses.

The recall population of 97 RR-S motorcycles were produced between Dec. 3 and Dec. 28, 2021, in the company’s Italian factory.

The safety risk, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Part 573 Safety Recall Report 22V-325, “Having the incorrect front brake hose installed can lead to the hose not getting enough free play and possibly getting caught onto the speedometer/ dash board. This can cause damage to the speedometer/dash board, and possibly disconnect the front brake hose which could lead to injury or harm.”

The remedy, which will be handled by a franchised dealer, is replacement of the incorrect hose with a correct one.

Dealers and owners were scheduled to be notified beginning May 16.

Mike Geylin
Mike Geylin

Mike Geylin is the Editor-in-Chief at Hagman Media. Geylin has been in automotive communications for five decades working in all aspects of the industry from OEM to supplier to motorsports as well as reporting for both newspapers and magazines on the industry.