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 > 1980's Sportster Recalls
XLF Blogs XLF Arcade XLF Disclaimer/Privacy Statement/Terms Of Use

Notices

Active Threads
0 Anyone go racing last weekend?
Last Post: gusm2
Posted On: 28 Minutes Ago
Replies: 3,192
Views: 326,420
0 Iree's late night cafe
Last Post: ~Grind~
Posted On: 58 Minutes Ago
Replies: 1,598
Views: 214,037
0 Keep & Kill
Last Post: Reverend G
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 17,562
Views: 1,017,469
0 clutch issue
Last Post: juzyHD
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 210
0 Wont Fire up!
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 31
0 Shovster build take2
Last Post: billeuze
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 37
0 Warm/hot kickstart
Last Post: Mission1
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 2,630
0 "S" model specific Q&A
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,010
Views: 407,150
0 This week on Craig's list
Last Post: Tim The Grim
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 4,708
Views: 624,970
0 N65C or N65A
Last Post: lespaul6
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 1,298
0 1972 Build thread please subscribe
Last Post: Tim The Grim
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 72
Views: 4,577
0 Big bore kit vs salvage 1200 engine
Last Post: Hellbent_4
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 40
Views: 4,400
0 XR mutt race bike progress
Last Post: Ferrous Head
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 25
Views: 1,269
0 KT - 2020 - Where Eagles Dare
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 10,232
0 Top end failure
Last Post: Mission1
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 33
Views: 1,352
0 Current projects (2 of them anyway)
Last Post: Ferrous Head
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 40
Views: 1,460
0 Rubber mount gas tank part
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 111
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: trainman
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 20,144
Views: 2,054,877
0 Coil polarity
Last Post: davesz1r
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 26
Views: 703
0 '86 xl1100 help hooking up lights
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 115
0 Official XL Forum Random Image Thread (NO NUDITY!)
Last Post: Graywolf
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 47,774
Views: 7,655,173
0 If You Have An '04+ (Buell's too), Please Read (Oil Usage)
Last Post: Steve9
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 160
Views: 26,444
0 Ebay ****evil knievel bike****
Last Post: sml1226
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 138
0 In need of input....69XLCH Stroker build
Last Post: Ferrous Head
Posted On: 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 60
Views: 2,921
0 old style fender skirted
Last Post: NLXL
Posted On: 14 Hours Ago
Replies: 64
Views: 12,200
0 Difference in Clutch Levers 45356-07 vs kit 44992-07
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 14 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 127
0 My take on the world ~ Photo by Trace
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 14 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,087
Views: 156,393
0 ....1
Last Post: Highly-Dangerous
Posted On: 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 5,581
Views: 324,723
0 Ground Up Beginner Build
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 16 Hours Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 756
0 Sportster Fork Upgrade
Last Post: PetesPonies
Posted On: 16 Hours Ago
Replies: 81
Views: 16,240
More...
Members Birthdays
Gold951 (69), tujbob (65), tcspannerwrench (54), rondog (51), scootsgal (49), barney27 (46)
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 1989 - Sportster Recall - ALL MODELS - ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY:CABLES #2

Make : HARLEY DAVIDSON
Model : XL SERIES
Year : 1989
Manufacturer : HARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR CO.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 89V069000
Mfr's Report Date : APR 27, 1989
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY:CABLES
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 5439

Summary:
THE POSITIVE BATTERY CABLE COULD DEVELOP A SHORT CIRCUIT DUE TO EXCESSIVE WEAR AND CHAFING IF ROUTED IN A CERTAIN POSITION.

Consequence:
IF THIS CONDITION EXISTS, THE CABLE MIGHT OVERHEAT,POSSIBLY TO A DEGREE WHICH MIGHT CAUSE A VEHICLE FIRE.

Remedy:
THE POSITIVE BATTERY CABLE WILL BE REPLACED ON ALL SUBJECT VEHICLES.

Notes:
SYSTEM: ELECTRICAL/BATTERY CABLE.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: MOTORCYCLE.

Recall Documents

RC-89V069-NN.PDF
Recall Document
__________________
Germany Bert - Site Admin - Author of the FAMOUS THREAD 13!

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

AMA #961454
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 11:21.


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