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2009 Harley Davidson Recall: FXDB, FXDC, FXDF, AND FXDL Models

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Vehicle Make / Model:
 HARLEY DAVIDSON / FXDB
HARLEY DAVIDSON / FXDC
HARLEY DAVIDSON / FXDF
HARLEY DAVIDSON / FXDL     
Manufacturer: HARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR COMPANY
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 08V625000

Model Year(s): 
2009
2009
2009
2009

 Mfr’s Report Date: NOV 25, 2008
N/A NHTSA Action Number: N/A 

Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE
Potential Number of Units Affected: 349
Summary: HARLEY-DAVIDSON IS RECALLING 349 2009 FXDB, FXDC, FXDF, AND FXDL MOTORCYCLES. THESE MOTORCYCLES HAVE A FUEL TANK VENT TUBE ASSEMBLY, PART NO. 27389-04A, WHICH MAY HAVE BEEN PRODUCED WITH A DEFECTIVE ULTRASONIC WELD ON THE ANTI-SLOSH VALVE.

Consequence: IF THE VALVE SEPARATES AND THE BIKE IS TIPPED OVER, IT MAY LEAK FUEL. FUEL LEAKAGE IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.

Remedy: DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE FUEL VENT TUBE ASSEMBLY AND, IF NECESSARY, REPLACE IT. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR ABOUT DECEMBER 8, 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HARLEY-DAVIDSON AT 1-414-343-4056.

Notes: HARLEY-DAVIDSON RECALL NO. 0136. CUSTOMERS MAY 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.



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