The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM®
 

Go Back   The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM® > SPORTSTER MOTORCYCLE FORUM > Sportster Motorcycle Service > Sportster Motorcycle Recall Info > 1970's Sportster Recalls
XLF Blogs XLF Arcade XLF Disclaimer/Privacy Statement/Terms Of Use

Active Threads
0 Tappet blocks and tappets
Last Post: Scott
Posted On: 6 Minutes Ago
Replies: 24
Views: 775
0 Current projects (2 of them anyway)
Last Post: Scott
Posted On: 12 Minutes Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 122
0 Real Horse Power Difference in Head Treatments
Last Post: Highly-Dangerous
Posted On: 17 Minutes Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 540
0 Turbo Iron 883
Last Post: Ghostdog
Posted On: 19 Minutes Ago
Replies: 41
Views: 1,901
0 Need some guidance on installing a traxxion dynamics suspension on my front forks
Last Post: Bryan1976
Posted On: 23 Minutes Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 283
0 "S" model specific Q&A
Last Post: Buellbomb
Posted On: 35 Minutes Ago
Replies: 1,990
Views: 405,357
0 Chinese S&S carbs
Last Post: Steve9
Posted On: 36 Minutes Ago
Replies: 58
Views: 2,635
0 HOW BIG? Mikuni on a 1250 kit?
Last Post: sportsterdoc
Posted On: 41 Minutes Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 617
12 Crankcase breathing?
Last Post: DJCBlue
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 67
0 Hammer 1250 kit with fp3
Last Post: Pagey
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 710
0 Keep & Kill
Last Post: Crusty
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 17,519
Views: 1,014,444
0 ....1
Last Post: Graywolf
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 5,569
Views: 324,060
0 Sportster Fork Upgrade
Last Post: Redbeard2
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 67
Views: 15,839
0 Dual Speedo/Tach Gauge Mount Failure
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 215
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 20,074
Views: 2,045,620
0 Official XL Forum Random Image Thread (NO NUDITY!)
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 47,747
Views: 7,648,833
0 Adjusting Drive Belt While On A Lift
Last Post: Folkie
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 81
0 Do you use a bike cover?
Last Post: Old Rocker
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 24
Views: 6,812
0 Rear sets?
Last Post: bordens
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 30
Views: 11,711
0 Hardtail 01 883C conversation.
Last Post: Vic8028
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 1,146
0 What did you do for your sporty Today?
Last Post: cal43
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 6,980
Views: 991,198
0 Ground Up Beginner Build
Last Post: Paul.W
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 197
0 My Rear Master Cylinder Re-build
Last Post: PetesPonies
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 131
Views: 70,058
0 Screamin Eagle slip-ons too loud
Last Post: Blackmagellan
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 24
Views: 10,314
0 Clutch springs
Last Post: BigMek
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 149
0 Coil polarity
Last Post: ryder rick
Posted On: 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 82
0 Snippets
Last Post: sportsterpaul
Posted On: 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 152
Views: 14,235
0 New Guy with Experienced Bike
Last Post: Bikeaholic
Posted On: 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 280
0 Info needed on mini sumps.
Last Post: Steve9
Posted On: 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 48
Views: 2,042
0 primary cover
Last Post: smoggy
Posted On: 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 227
More...
Members Birthdays
PEISprotster (68), 2009XR (66), Briank (61), bbj6635 (59), Reddog225 (48), larre1973, Irondrake77 (41), picowatt (40), Jeffrey99 (39), namesnick (39)
Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 19th October 2007
bplinson's Avatar
bplinson bplinson is offline
The XL Forum Host
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Somewhere in the woods, looking for a Geocache
Posts: 14,272
Sportster/Buell Model: 883>1250 Stage 2
Sportster/Buell Year: 2002
Other Motorcycle Model: Road Glide
Other Motorcycle Year: 2011
Reputation: 539289
bplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond repute
Default 1972 - Sportster Recall - XLCH, XLH - WHEELS:CENTER SECTION

Make : HARLEY DAVIDSON
Model : SPORTSTER XLCH, XLH
Year : 1972
Manufacturer : HARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR CO.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 72V201000
Mfr's Report Date : AUG 08, 1972
Component: WHEELS:CENTER SECTION
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 214

Notes:
HARLEY DAVIDSON CAMPAIGN NO 638-017. POSSIBILITY THAT INSTALLATION OF FRONT WHEEL HUB BEARING LOCK RING WAS FAULTY. LOCK RING MAY HAVE BEEN INSTALLED BACKWARD, WHICH COULD CAUSE LOOSE FRONT WHEEL OR BEARING SEIZURE. (CORRECT BY INSPECTING AND REPLACING LOCK RING WHERE NECESSARY. )
__________________
Germany Bert - Site Admin - Author of the FAMOUS THREAD 13!

XLF on FACEBOOK - http://www.facebook.com/XLFORUM

AMA #961454
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 19th October 2007
flathead45's Avatar
flathead45 flathead45 is offline
Senior Master Custom Bike Builder
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: beaver dam wi. 10,000dam beavers can't be wrong
Posts: 9,051
Sportster/Buell Model: FXRS-SP
Sportster/Buell Year: 86
Other Motorcycle Model: wla flathead45
Other Motorcycle Year: 1945
Reputation: 169812
flathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant future
Default

now you tell me
__________________
I still believe that overhead valves are a passing fad
***************************************
"lord of the Night Lite"
****************
thank god for darwin ;)
*****************
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 19th October 2007
XLFREAK XLFREAK is offline
Senior Custom Bike Builder
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Posts: 2,939
XLFREAK is an unknown quantity at this pointXLFREAK is an unknown quantity at this pointXLFREAK is an unknown quantity at this pointXLFREAK is an unknown quantity at this pointXLFREAK is an unknown quantity at this pointXLFREAK is an unknown quantity at this pointXLFREAK is an unknown quantity at this pointXLFREAK is an unknown quantity at this pointXLFREAK is an unknown quantity at this pointXLFREAK is an unknown quantity at this pointXLFREAK is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by flathead45 View Post
now you tell me
LMAO!

See, it's that damn AMF thing everyone's been talking about.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 19th October 2007
flathead45's Avatar
flathead45 flathead45 is offline
Senior Master Custom Bike Builder
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: beaver dam wi. 10,000dam beavers can't be wrong
Posts: 9,051
Sportster/Buell Model: FXRS-SP
Sportster/Buell Year: 86
Other Motorcycle Model: wla flathead45
Other Motorcycle Year: 1945
Reputation: 169812
flathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant futureflathead45 has a brilliant future
Default

ing AMF shite anyways


well at least it never said AMF on the bike, they didn't do that till 73

think I could take it to the dealer (stealer ?) and have it fixed ?????
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 15th August 2012
DirtyCory's Avatar
DirtyCory DirtyCory is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 2,359
Sportster/Buell Model: xlh convert to xlch
Sportster/Buell Year: 1978
Sportster/Buell Model #2: xlch
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 1972
Other Motorcycle Model: Sportster 48
Other Motorcycle Year: 2010
Reputation: 123186
DirtyCory has much to be proud ofDirtyCory has much to be proud ofDirtyCory has much to be proud ofDirtyCory has much to be proud ofDirtyCory has much to be proud ofDirtyCory has much to be proud ofDirtyCory has much to be proud ofDirtyCory has much to be proud ofDirtyCory has much to be proud ofDirtyCory has much to be proud ofDirtyCory has much to be proud of
Default

lock ring may have been intalled backwards.......

so what way is the right way? there is a sort of bevel on one side of that snap ring.
__________________
If your gonna do something, do it right!
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 14:39.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC