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 Keep & Kill
Last Post: Graywolf
Posted On: 57 Minutes Ago
Replies: 21,355
Views: 1,261,464
0 oil filter stuck
Last Post: Bikeaholic
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 216
0 Hammer 1275 clang noise, slow oil feed, kinked crankcase vent.
Last Post: BestCoastXL
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 423
Views: 13,277
0 New Lifters with new cams with your conversion?
Last Post: yelladox
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 350
0 S&S Super E
Last Post: RussW
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 225
0 Sportster Crankcase Pressure / Engine Breathing / Wetsumping and Mods
Last Post: TPEHAK
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 929
Views: 72,156
0 Ia 83 xlx
Last Post: sportsterpaul
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 140
0 is a buell a harley
Last Post: Iron Mike
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 176
Views: 30,044
0 883 rev range
Last Post: ConRich
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 390
0 This week on Craig's list
Last Post: Maxeffort
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 5,208
Views: 788,264
0 Hawkeye's 1275 Hammer Performance Conversion
Last Post: hexnut
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 5,907
0 Peanut, 3.3 or 4.5 gas tank ?
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 261
Views: 78,819
0 Corona Virus
Last Post: Steve9
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,608
Views: 156,080
0 how to reduce buffering
Last Post: Stude
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 402
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 28,338
Views: 3,009,989
0 Sidehack for XLS
Last Post: mikethebike61
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 72
Views: 6,064
0 yost power tube guy
Last Post: kitabel
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 80
Views: 3,827
0 1986-90 Evo Sportsters: What every owner should know but were afraid to ask
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 459
Views: 76,896
0 Proper XLCH
Last Post: revjen45
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 118
Views: 21,590
5 Poll: Milwaukee-Eight Sportster Engine Size
Last Post: Steve9
Posted On: 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 2,582
0 73 xlch gas flowing from carb
Last Post: sungod
Posted On: 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 303
0 Shovster build take2
Last Post: kitabel
Posted On: 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 193
Views: 15,608
0 passenger with driver's backrest
Last Post: rejeanprimeau
Posted On: 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 73
0 Iron 1966 XLRTT
Last Post: Ferrous Head
Posted On: 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 167
Views: 40,910
0 Poll: If you had to have a stock sporty, what would it be?
Last Post: xlerate
Posted On: 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 611
Views: 206,152
0 Your Favorite Style
Last Post: AZbiker
Posted On: 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 503
Views: 219,354
0 Was your 1st bike a Sportster?
Last Post: Marsikus
Posted On: 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,049
Views: 278,729
0 Chain drive vss
Last Post: jon1966uk
Posted On: 14 Hours Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 54
0 1983 Ironhead - Oil not Returning
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 38
Views: 2,247
0 Snippets
Last Post: Crusty
Posted On: 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 479
Views: 59,588
More...
Members Birthdays
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: 14,290
Sportster/Buell Model: 1200 Custom
Sportster/Buell Year: 2014
Other Motorcycle Model: Suzuki Intruder 1500
Other Motorcycle Year: 2003
Reputation: 605222
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
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 09:23.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC