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

Active Threads
0 Looking for tire suggestions
Last Post: Thyratron
Posted On: 15 Minutes Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 220
0 Mainshaft- What happened here
Last Post: shaymus
Posted On: 18 Minutes Ago
Replies: 54
Views: 4,773
0 And so it begins......
Last Post: harley506d
Posted On: 44 Minutes Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 61
0 Forum problems???
Last Post: harley506d
Posted On: 57 Minutes Ago
Replies: 40
Views: 1,373
0 This week on Craig's list
Last Post: CMCSSeabee
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 3,752
Views: 416,835
3 So here's the idea... (for a chopper)
Last Post: Texassporty06
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 381
Views: 142,976
0 85 clutch adjustment woes
Last Post: IronMick
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 247
0 1965 Ironhead in CT
Last Post: Bandit2
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 266
0 Rubbermount shocks on a rigid mount?
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 290
6 Is Your SPORTSTER...
Last Post: Folkie
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 2,129
0 Roads I'd like to ride.
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,220
Views: 104,841
0 Trackday Sportster
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 106
0 forward controls vs. "normal" / trades?
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 327
0 Mag wheel corrosion
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 531
0 preordered my livewire today
Last Post: Magneto Sportster
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 38
Views: 1,435
0 Who's still riding???
Last Post: SHAKY DAVE
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 177
Views: 24,490
0 62 xlch
Last Post: Magneto Sportster
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 212
0 So, anyone wanna talk flat track???
Last Post: oupa
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 852
0 12" or 14"? (Apehangers)
Last Post: BKB
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 358
0 Original sealant from HD for case halves
Last Post: ryder rick
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 245
0 Spokes or Mags
Last Post: Desertfox
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 330
Views: 61,488
0 Crusty's Travels
Last Post: BKB
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,971
Views: 232,185
0 XR1200 belly pan on an XL?
Last Post: BKB
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 68
0 PLEASE READ THIS Before You Post In 'The BUY - SELL - TRADE Zone'!
Last Post: Folkie
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 3,644
0 my build in my apartment
Last Post: rickthrash99
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 498
0 Spokes question
Last Post: Scott
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 135
0 compression problems
Last Post: ryder rick
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 58
Views: 1,987
0 Late Ironhead cases interchangeability
Last Post: ryder rick
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 200
10 Exhaust Pic thread
Last Post: Nayra
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 813
Views: 676,117
0 Premium vs stock lifters Sportster 48 questions
Last Post: Adam76
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 311
More...
Members Birthdays
cbsportster (68), sjeccles (51), 2011_Nightster (51), reeb (48), Maff (48), jl_rotary (41), UMLsilva (33)
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: 14,256
Sportster/Buell Model: 883>1250 Stage 2
Sportster/Buell Year: 2002
Other Motorcycle Model: Road Glide
Other Motorcycle Year: 2011
Reputation: 538953
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: 16 (0 members and 16 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 08:29.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC