Originally Posted by apessino
No idea - 158 seems completely ridiculous though.
Maybe there was specific software problems in the first batch of MTS from Ducati?
There was. Persisted for quite a while. IIRC about a year down the track there was a big software update that was designed to fix the ABS, among other issues.
Funny thing is, while there were plenty of complaints about early activation, I've never seen anybody report on how well the fix worked. The complaint threads on forums seem to have died, however.