Safety Alerts Saves Lives
Safety Alerts  
 
Home Privacy About Us Contact Us Change Preferences

spacer.gif (43 bytes)
SafetyAlerts
March 26, 2003

Harley-Davidson Has Recalled the 2002 Harley 1200 Custom Sportster

(SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released the following information.


Models: Harley 1200 Custom Sportster Year: 2002

Number Potentially Involved: 11,952

Dates of Manufacture: July 2001 - June 2002

Defect: On certain motorcycles, the mirror stem could fracture and the mirror could fall. The loss of rearward vision could result in a crash.

Remedy: Dealers will replace the mirrors. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification is expected to begin during March 2003. Owners may contact Harley-Davidson at
1-414-342-4580.

[NHTSA Recall No. 03V058/Harley-Davidson Recall No. 0108].

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?

Sign-up for SafetyAlerts by Email -
The free internet newsletter that could
some day literally save your life - or
the life of someone you know.

 

The information contained herein has been obtained from sources that the Company believes to be reliable, however, the Company has not independently verified or confirmed the information and the recipient acknowledges that no representations or warranties are being made in connection with the use of the information.