The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM®
 

Go Back   The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM® > BUELL MOTORCYCLE FORUM > Buell Recall Information > 2000's Buell Recalls
XLF Blogs XLF Arcade XLF Disclaimer/Privacy Statement/Terms Of Use

Notices

Active Threads
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 3 Minutes Ago
Replies: 8,807
Views: 725,887
0 Official XL Forum Random Image Thread (NO NUDITY!)
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 25 Minutes Ago
Replies: 42,050
Views: 6,510,900
0 Roads I'd like to ride.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 27 Minutes Ago
Replies: 701
Views: 42,101
0 Cam timing and piston position
Last Post: rejeanprimeau
Posted On: 31 Minutes Ago
Replies: 30
Views: 606
0 Relatively Interesting Road Sign
Last Post: DEEP DIVER
Posted On: 33 Minutes Ago
Replies: 38
Views: 1,068
0 My 1200 IRON
Last Post: SCarty
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 1,514
0 WTF Happened
Last Post: kaveebee
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 946
Views: 160,536
0 Who's still riding???
Last Post: SHAKY DAVE
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 49
Views: 2,278
0 1200s mid throttle stumble
Last Post: NZstu
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 43
Views: 960
3 Thoughts on buying
Last Post: Screw Loose Dan
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 129
0 New member in Pullman Washington
Last Post: Dustpan63
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 246
0 Quick and probably stupid question
Last Post: littlelisac
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,099
0 New England 2018
Last Post: tvon
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 290
Views: 16,594
0 Crusty's Travels
Last Post: spoon
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,700
Views: 181,956
0 WTB Rubbermount Air Shifter,Wheelie Bars
Last Post: rocketmangb
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 57
0 Metal Polishing
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 47
Views: 2,093
0 What did you do for your sporty Today?
Last Post: hammer6315
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 5,518
Views: 638,703
0 Let's See Them R's!!
Last Post: hammer6315
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,497
Views: 548,486
0 Air quality went down the tubes
Last Post: Calcustom
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 155
0 This week on Craig's list
Last Post: Bstrdbike
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 3,625
Views: 374,281
0 No Rear Brake Pressure
Last Post: Napawineguy
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 39
Views: 14,811
0 inlet rubber band available by the meter?
Last Post: DirtyCory
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 1,193
0 Brake shoe removal/installation tool
Last Post: Tyler Lillie
Posted On: 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 442
0 ***DK Custom-Limited Time 10% Savings on a Pair Of Quality Heim Joints***
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 23
0 THE Trainspotting Thread
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,175
Views: 254,731
0 seat bolt
Last Post: brucstoudt
Posted On: 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 514
0 Vibration During Acceleration
Last Post: Bone
Posted On: 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 338
9 1973 XLH1000 stuck front brake caliper
Last Post: ryder rick
Posted On: 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 208
0 Suzuki Lights On 883
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 86
Views: 3,074
0 Best value in a front spoke wheel
Last Post: Calcustom
Posted On: 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 122
More...
Members Birthdays
gp9739 (74), danbango (71), andyman1958 (60), 55 Jr (57), Love2FixIt (49), keywan (47), C Dubya (44), CA71xlch (43)
Sponsored Links
Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 24th 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: 14,250
Sportster/Buell Model: 883>1250 Stage 2
Sportster/Buell Year: 2002
Other Motorcycle Model: Road Glide
Other Motorcycle Year: 2011
Reputation: 428684
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 2003 Buell Recall - XB9R, LIGHTNING LOW, XB9SL - SIDE STAND

Make : BUELL
Model : FIREBOLT XB9R, LIGHTNING LOW, XB9SL
Year : 2003
Manufacturer : BUELL MOTORCYCLE CO.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 02V270000
Mfr's Report Date : SEP 25, 2002
Component: OTHER
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 371

Summary:
ON CERTAIN MOTORCYCLES, THE SIDE STAND LEGS HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO BEND OR BREAK.

Consequence:
THIS COULD CAUSE THE MOTORCYCLE TO FALL INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Remedy:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE SIDE STAND. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN OCTOBER 16, 2002. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT BUELL AT 1-414-342-4680.

Notes:
ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).

Recall Documents

RCRN-02V270-7313.PDF Renotification Notice

RCONL-02V270-3081.PDF Owner Notification Letter(Part 577)

RCMN-02V270-9289.PDF Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)

RCDNN-02V270-2937.PDF Defect and Noncompliance Notice(Part 573)

RCAK-02V270-1628.PDF Recall Acknowledgement

RCRIT-02V270-4380.PDF Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCQPR-02V270-7522.PDF Quarterly Performance Report

RCMR-02V270-2672.PDF Manufacturer Reply

RCRN-02V270-3722.PDF Renotification Notice

RCNOC-02V270-3114.pdf NHTSA Originated Correspondence
__________________
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 14th July 2009
Lukesw Lukesw is offline
Biker
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 1
Sportster/Buell Model: XB12R
Sportster/Buell Year: 2004
Reputation: 10
Lukesw is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

Hi man;

I was reading this post and I found it very usefull.

I have the same problem but on a XB12R, I know that there was a camaign from NHTSA also for that model and the number is 05V148000.

Do you know where I can find more info, like a Buell letter like the ones you posted?

Thanks

Luca
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



Sponsored Links
All times are GMT +1. The time now is 12:04.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC