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November 28, 2001

Harley-Davidson Motor Company Recalls Dyna Glide

Detroit, MI (SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has published a recall affecting 2001  Harley-Davidson Dyna Glides manufactured between July 2000- July 2001.

Number Involved:

Defect: Certain motorcycles were built with a fuel hose that could come off the carburetor. Should this occur, fuel could spill. In the presence of an ignition source, this could result in a fire.

Remedy: Dealers will inspect the motorcycle to insure that the fuel hose is installed correctly on the carburetor. If the fuel hose is installed incorrectly, the dealer will correct this condition. The manufacturer reported that owner notification was expected to begin during October 2001. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Harley-Davidson at 1-414-342-4680.

[NHTSA Recall No. 01V278/Harley-Davidson Recall No. 0104]

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 
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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