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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 motorcycle.
[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 recall.

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 at 1-414-342-4680.

Important Note Regarding Auto Recalls
Frequently SafetyAlerts will list auto recalls before
your dealer will know about them. If you have a vehicle
affected by one of these posted recalls be sure and
write down the NHTSA 
CAMPAIGN ID Number.
If your dealer doesn't know about the recall when you
check, ask them how they are notified of recalls and
when the next update is due.

Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!

How many did you hear about?

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