January 4, 2000
1999-2000 Harley-Davidson FLT Motorcycles Recalled
Washington, DC (SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway
Traffic Safety Administration has published the recall of certain 1999-2000
Harley-Davidson FLT motorcycles, manufactured between May 1997 - October 1999 because the
bank sensor angle system can malfunction, causing the engine to stall or quit unexpectedly
when riding. The engine can stall, possibly causing the rider to lose control of the
[NHTSA Recall No. 99V291/Harley-Davidson Recall No. 0101]
In a separate recall the fuel tank vent system can
malfunction, causing the engine to stall or quit when riding. If this occurs, the engine
can stall, possibly causing the rider to lose control of the motorcycle.
[NHTSA Recall No. 99V292/Harley-Davidson Recall No. 0101]
Approximately 52,000 vehicles are affected by this
Dealers will correct the bank angle sensor system
or the fuel tank vent system.
Owner notification began in November 1999. Owners
who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Harley-Davidson
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Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!
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