H-d Fltrse3



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H-d Fltrse3 2009 recalls
CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
EXTERIOR LIGHTING - BRAKE LIGHTS - SWITCH
11V506000HARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR COMPANYfrom 06/06/2008 to 09/16/2011V (Vehicle)25075710/31/2011MFRHARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR COMPANY10/19/201110/20/2011
Defect SummaryHarley-davidson is recalling certain model year 2009-2012 touring, cvo touring and trike vehicles manufactured from june 6, 2008, through september 16, 2011. see the above list for the models included in the recall. the rear brake light switch may be exposed to excessive heat from the exhaust system.
Consequence SummaryThe excessive heat may cause the switch to not activate the brake lamp or activate the brake lamp when no brake is applied and/or cause a brake fluid leak at the brake light switch, affecting rear brake performance. either condition may increase the risk of a crash.
Corrective SummaryHarley-davidson will notify owners, and dealers will a install a rear brake light switch kit, free of charge. the safety recall is expected to begin during october 31, 2011. owners may contact harley-davidson at 1-414-343-4056.
NotesHarley-davidson safety recall number is 0145.customers owners may also 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 .
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE - STORAGE - TANK ASSEMBLY - MOUNTING
09V457000HARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR COMPANYfrom 06/06/2008 to 11/19/2009V (Vehicle)11156912/11/2009MFRHARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR COMPANY12/01/200912/01/2009
Defect SummaryHarley-davidson is recalling certain model year 2009 and 2010 touring family motorcycles, including cvo touring and trike products, manufactured from june 6, 2008 through november 19, 2009. the front fuel tank mounts may distort in reaction to severe frame damage from a frontal collision. this condition may cause a fuel leak at the weld of the front bracket to the tunnel.
Consequence SummaryA fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire, which could lead to injury or death to the rider.
Corrective SummaryDealers will install a left and right brace, which are intended to reduce front mount distortion during certain crash conditions. this repair will be performed free of charge. the safety recall began on december 11, 2009. owners may contact harley-davidson at 1-414-343-4056.
NotesOwners may also 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 .
WHEELS
09V267000HARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR COMPANYfrom 10/03/2008 to 05/05/2009V (Vehicle)175907/20/2009MFRHARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR COMPANY07/10/200907/10/2009
Defect SummaryHarley davidson is recalling 1,759 my 2009 fltrse3 motorcycles equipped with blade rear wheel accessory kits. some wheels within the subject population underwent a secondary heat treatment process. as a result of this secondary heat treatment, these wheels may have a crack.
Consequence SummaryIf a crack is present, it could result in wheel failure during use, possibly leading to a crash, which could result in injury or death of the rider.
Corrective SummaryDealers will remove the rear wheel and inspect the manufacturer's code. wheels with the codes that indicate that they underwent a secondary heat treatment process will be replaced. wheels that do not have the suspect code will be re-installed. this service will be performed free of charge. the recall began on july 20, 2009. owners may contact harley davidson at 1-414-343-4056.
NotesOwners may also 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 .