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
3 Wtb, Wts, Wtt, Wtg (Ironhead)
Last Post: slojoe631
Posted On: 1 Minute Ago
Replies: 52
Views: 265,176
0 KT - 2020 - Where Eagles Dare
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 63
Views: 14,462
0 Riding music
Last Post: sprink
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 707
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: ronccc
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 22,322
Views: 2,283,396
0 Xl???
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 500
0 79-85 Breather Vent Mod - Adding a Secondary Vent Hose at 6:00 Position
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 106
Views: 3,146
0 Help me identify this washer
Last Post: SD_Mike
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 220
0 Rear head removal on 77 Sportster
Last Post: randy3934
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 550
0 Keep & Kill
Last Post: Crusty
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 18,156
Views: 1,072,701
0 How to remove Bendix float bowl?
Last Post: Greasyman
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 76
0 Mikuni - hangin revs
Last Post: randy3934
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 144
0 Now I did it. Feel my pain
Last Post: decman
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 162
0 old parts
Last Post: Iron Mike
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 572
0 Digital speedo from street bob on a sporty?
Last Post: yelladox
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 287
0 RIDE REPORT During Covid, 13 States & Some Spectacular Riding
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 224
0 Starter for an XLCH
Last Post: Imaginearat
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 207
0 Hello from LA area
Last Post: initiatebjj
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 149
0 so it's officially ended
Last Post: NLXL
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 54
Views: 2,553
0 Oil not returning to tank
Last Post: 1Scooter
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 83
0 Range With Carby 4.5 Gal Tank
Last Post: Nicktater
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 113
Views: 55,939
0 99 1200S Sport Ignition Troubleshooting
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 1,067
0 Mikuni VM-38 bogs in cool weather
Last Post: The Doctor71
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 465
0 blocked main jet air bleed screw
Last Post: RussW
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 67
0 1972 Build thread please subscribe
Last Post: brucstoudt
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 96
Views: 8,722
0 Xr750
Last Post: seajay
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 79
3 Wtb, Wts, Wtt, Wtg (Evos)
Last Post: Randy_rots
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 80,765
0 PLEASE READ THIS Before You Post In 'The BUY - SELL - TRADE Zone'!
Last Post: Folkie
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 155
0 Runs great - stalls on clutch pull
Last Post: tedcool
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 262
0 Food porn
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,096
Views: 414,634
0 Compression tool for working on springer front ends?
Last Post: FiftySixer
Posted On: 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 711
More...
Members Birthdays
texrex (68), jjluvstoride (55), luisbmns (50), njstoehr (44), tacho75xlh (41), 80ironhead80 (31), Xttrackerr (25)
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: 14,274
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 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



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 06:36.


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