September 17, 2003
American Ironhorse Has Recalled the 2002 Outlaw and Slammer
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released the
Make : AMERICAN IRONHORSE Model : OUTLAW Year : 2002
Make : AMERICAN IRONHORSE Model : SLAMMER Year : 2002
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 03V338000
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE: STORAGE: TANK ASSEMBLY: MOUNTING
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 368
CERTAIN MOTORCYCLES MAY HAVE DEFECTIVE FRONT GAS TANK MOUNT BRACKETS, WHICH
COULD BREAK IN SERVICE AND BREACH THE TANK WALL POSSIBLY CAUSING FUEL
FUEL LEAKAGE IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.
DEALERS WILL REPAIR THE TANK BY REPLACING THE EXISTING FRONT BRACKETS. ANY
PAINT AFFECTED BY THE WELDING PROCESS WILL BE REFINISHED. OWNER NOTIFICATION
IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING SEPTEMBER 2003. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT AMERICAN
IRONHORSE AT 1-817-665-2000.
Regarding Auto Recalls
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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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