October 8, 2002
Buell Motorcycle Has Recalled the 2003 Buell
- Buell Motorcycle Has Recalled the 2003 Buell Firebolt XB9R because
the side stand legs have the potential to bend or break.
Number of Units Affected: 371
Manufactured: 08/2002 - 09/2002
ON CERTAIN MOTORCYCLES, THE SIDE STAND LEGS HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO BEND OR
THIS COULD CAUSE THE MOTORCYCLE TO FALL INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE SIDE STAND. OWNER NOTIFICATION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN
DURING OCTOBER 2002. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER
ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A
REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT BUELL AT 1-414-342-4680.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 02V270000.
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!
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