California emission control warranty
Your warranty rights and obligations
The California Air Resources Board is pleased to explain the
emission control system warranty on your MY 2012
motorcycle. In California, new motor vehicles must be
designated, built and equipped to meet the State's stringent
anti-smog standards. Ducati North America, Inc. must
warrant the emission control system on your motorcycle for
the periods of time listed below provided there has been no
abuse, neglect or improper maintenance of your motorcycle.
Your emission control system may include parts such as fuel-
injection system, the ignition system, catalytic converter,
and engine computer. Also included may be hoses, belts,
connectors and other emission-related assemblies. Where a
warrantable condition exists, Ducati North America, Inc. will
repair your motorcycle at no cost to you including diagnosis,
parts and labor.
Manufacturer's warranty coverage
- 5 years or 30,000 kilometers (18641 miles), whichever
Owner's warranty responsibilities:
- As the motorcycle owner, you are responsible for the
performance of the required maintenance listed in your
owner's manual. Ducati North America, Inc. recommends
that you retain all receipts covering maintenance on your
motorcycle, but Ducati North America, Inc. cannot deny
warranty solely for the lack of receipts or for your failure
to ensure the performance of all scheduled maintenance.
- You are responsible for presenting your motorcycle to a
Ducati dealer as soon as a problem exists. The warranty
repairs should be completed in a reasonable amount of
time, not to exceed 30 days.
- As the motorcycle owner, you should also be aware that
Ducati North America, Inc. may deny you warranty
coverage if your motorcycle or a part has failed due to
abuse, neglect, improper maintenance or unapproved
If you have any questions regarding your warranty rights and
responsibilities, you should contact Ducati North America,
Inc. at 001.408.253.0499 or the California Air Resource
Board at 9528 Telstar Avenue, El Monte, CA 91731.