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 Mushrooms...Hate or Love poll
Last Post: rejeanprimeau
Posted On: 22 Minutes Ago
Replies: 218
Views: 16,334
0 Show your favorite pic of your bike. just one
Last Post: CT XR rider
Posted On: 26 Minutes Ago
Replies: 4,876
Views: 2,036,237
0 75 Ironhead cafe racer reboot
Last Post: Ferrous Head
Posted On: 35 Minutes Ago
Replies: 77
Views: 4,249
0 Keep & Kill
Last Post: sportsterpaul
Posted On: 48 Minutes Ago
Replies: 33,491
Views: 2,032,970
0 Official XL Forum Random Image Thread (NO NUDITY!)
Last Post: brucstoudt
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 56,740
Views: 9,859,832
0 Backfire
Last Post: sungod
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 61
Views: 1,911
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 41,514
Views: 5,758,824
0 Transmission Improvements?
Last Post: Turbo Sporty 48
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 44
0 A Different Chinese Harley
Last Post: rejeanprimeau
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 235
0 Let's play a game
Last Post: Ferrous Head
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 42
Views: 1,473
0 Left Sidecover Won't Fit
Last Post: seajay
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 214
0 Boring 883 Cylinders to 1200
Last Post: rejeanprimeau
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 1,040
0 1997 Sportster S Questions
Last Post: cdirk
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 32
Views: 1,020
0 Plug identification
Last Post: sungod
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 249
0 This is gonna hurt.
Last Post: Ireeman
Posted On: 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 10,158
Views: 2,560,948
0 HD used a lot of spoked wheels .. why?
Last Post: 84rzv500r
Posted On: 21 Hours Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 508
0 video & pics
Last Post: rejeanprimeau
Posted On: 23 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,451
Views: 271,773
0 Food porn
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 3,099
Views: 851,825
0 Poll: If you had to have a stock sporty, what would it be?
Last Post: MODO SIKLER
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 620
Views: 241,773
0 Tank Art
Last Post: brucstoudt
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 37
Views: 1,759
0 How much weight comes off with weld-on hardtail kits?
Last Post: Toejam503
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 32
Views: 856
0 Rear dual flange hub question
Last Post: conv90
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 133
0 XLFORUM quit smoking thread
Last Post: AlexD
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 647
Views: 131,506
0 Adjustable push rods preference?
Last Post: JB in NC
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 161
0 Hot Rods, Rat Rods, and Customs.
Last Post: cal43
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 5,729
Views: 1,421,554
0 Hot Chicks on Hot Bikes
Last Post: cal43
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 13,680
Views: 3,712,561
0 Louisiana swamp sportster
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 2,108
0 What song do you have stuck in your head?
Last Post: Fivecats
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 2,644
Views: 322,328
0 prices
Last Post: Nibelungen
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 273
0 How many miles do you have on your rubbermount?
Last Post: hoggy
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 524
Views: 132,475
More...
Members Birthdays
77xlch, buell_fxr (77), Danny (66), Wino (54), mucas859a (49), no_chrome (48), USMC_Davii (46), dijitaldna (41), 08nightmare
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: 14,302
Sportster/Buell Model: 1200 Custom
Sportster/Buell Year: 2014
Other Motorcycle Model: Suzuki Intruder 1500
Other Motorcycle Year: 2003
Reputation: 616152
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 00:25.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2023, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC