Get in touch with our Gateway Harley-Davidson location in St. Louis, Missouri when you need the latest recall bike information for your new Harley-Davidson bike. We know how important it is to stay safe on the road, so we want to ensure you have the updates you need to ride.
When a recall occurs, your manufacturer decides if your design has a defect, or NHSTA orders a replacement due to federal safety standards. If either scenario happens, Harley-Davidson will inform you of the recall. We will provide free service solutions for you and your bike.
Whether NHSTA calls for it or we found the defect ourselves, you can expect the report to contain the following information:
Either way, you can expect the service professionals at Gateway Harley-Davidson to provide you with the best care and accuracy during the recall process. If you have inquiries during the recall process, contact our service team directly.
Part 573 Safety Recall Report offers a recall of around 45,599 motorcycles manufactured by Harley-Davidson Motor Company. The bikes below do not have an oil line clamp appropriately installed. This is a dilemma because the oil can become separated and then there can be a substantial loss of engine oil. The matter impacts US bikes made between 03/08/16-05/09/2017. The particular part numbers to look out for are:
The list of 2017 Touring Model Motorcycles impacted is:
According to the reports, Harley-Davidson has a recall for the saddlebags and detachable accessories.
The Harley-Davidson rider can discern that the saddlebag indicator on the back side of the bag is noticeable and that the bag rumbles or comes undone when you move it.
The parts are capable of coming off while the bike is in use. The saddle/bag mounting bracket might also need some work. See listed information of impacted part numbers below:
Number of potentially involved: 895
Estimated percentage with defect: 1 %
Manufacturer Name: Harley-Davidson Motor Company Submission
Date: FEB 28, 2018
NHTSA Recall No. : 18E-010
Manufacturer Recall No. : 0172
Model: Genuine Motor Parts and Accessories DetachablesTM Saddlebags
Part No.: 90201561
Part No.: 90201645
Part No.: 90201552
Part No.: 90201644
Part No.: 90201555
Part No.: 90201513
Another important report mentioned in 2018 talked about a recall that includes all Model Years from 2008 to 2011 of the Touring, CVO Touring, and VRSC motorcycles outfitted with ABS.
The report takes notice that many of the following motorcycles have gone without the DOT brake fluid flush, which can influence the ABS-equipped brakes. If drivers are oblivious, this report is available to make them understand the value of the DOT 4 brake fluid flush by making it obligatory. The recall expects a one-time brake fluid flush on the motorcycles discussed below.
Here is a list of the specific models impacted: