H-d Fxstsse2



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H-d Fxstsse2 2008 recalls
CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
09V211000HARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR COMPANYfrom 05/22/2007 to 03/26/2009V (Vehicle)1100506/15/2009MFRHARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR COMPANY06/10/200906/09/2009
Defect SummaryHarley davidson is recalling 11,005 flstsb, fxstsse2, and fxstsse3 my 2008 and 2009 motorcycles. the acorn stud at the brake reaction link may fall out during use.
Consequence SummaryIf this occurs, the front brake and fender assembly would no longer be adequately retained. this condition could lead to a crash and potential injury to or death of the rider.
Corrective SummaryDealers will replace the existing acorn stud with a new acorn stud and retaining clip. the recall began on june 2009. owners may contact harley davidson at 1-414-343-4056.
NotesHarley davidson recall no. 0139.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 .
H-d Fxstsse2 2008 Consumer Complaints
Fail datemilesoccurencesPurchase date
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
01/21/20092500
 Tl*the contact owns a 2008 harley davidson fxstsse2 motorcycle. while driving less than 55 mph, the contact applied the brakes and the front end of the vehicle began shaking violently. the failure caused a crash. he blacked out upon impact and sustained minor injuries, scratches, and abrasions on both knees and head. he also suffered a hairline fracture behind his knees. the contact was transported to the hospital. the motorcycle was destroyed with $20,000 worth of damages. the insurance company covered the costs. the contact later received a recall notice, which stated that the motorcycle had braking issues and could cause a crash and/or death. the failure mileage was less than 2,500.