October 8, 2002
Harley-Davidson Has Recalled the 2000 FLTRSEI and
- Harley-Davidson Has Recalled the 2000 FLTRSEI and Screamin' Eagle
because of a potential for loss of brake fluid.
Number of Units Affected:
Manufactured: 09/1999 - 05/2000
ON CERTAIN MOTORCYCLES, THE BRAIDED CLUTCH CABLE COULD CONTACT THE REAR
BRAKE LINE AND CAUSE THE BRAKE LINE TO ABRADE OVER TIME, RESULTING IN A LOSS
OF REAR BRAKE FLUID.
THE LOSS OF REAR BRAKE FLUID COULD CAUSE THE LOSS OF REAR BRAKE FUNCTION,
POSSIBLY WITHOUT WARNING AND COULD CAUSE A CRASH.
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE BRAIDED CLUTCH CABLE. 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 HARLEY-DAVIDSON AT
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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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