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 ***DK Custom Products Stealth LED Front Turn Signals /White Running Lights PNP***
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 8 Minutes Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 2,063
0 Official XL Forum Random Image Thread (NO NUDITY!)
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 8 Minutes Ago
Replies: 42,507
Views: 6,590,155
0 ***Stealth LED Run-Brake-Turn Lights- True Plug-n-Play Sportster***
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 9 Minutes Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 1,504
0 Do you use premium gas in your Sportster?
Last Post: Bone
Posted On: 14 Minutes Ago
Replies: 1,719
Views: 329,535
0 My new buckhorn bars
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 16 Minutes Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 3
0 Hello from Tennessee
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 20 Minutes Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 18
0 Is this 1200R worth $4500?
Last Post: rich56
Posted On: 23 Minutes Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 711
0 A Weekend at the Races
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 31 Minutes Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 1,078
0 Roads I'd like to ride.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 37 Minutes Ago
Replies: 984
Views: 60,528
0 DK Coil and Coil/Key Relocation Customer Review and Pics
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 46 Minutes Ago
Replies: 75
Views: 17,886
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 9,586
Views: 798,984
0 Hot Chicks on Hot Bikes
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 9,468
Views: 1,495,371
4 Grinding noise when revving up
Last Post: Blue Scoot
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 65
0 Mystery oil splatter in exhaust
Last Post: T_worth
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 217
0 Winter Storm Warning
Last Post: smilinbrad
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 145
0 joyride memories xlx ironhead
Last Post: Folkie
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 85
0 What kind of car lives with your HD?
Last Post: moparnut72
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 572
Views: 72,848
0 A Day in the Life...
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 608
Views: 62,008
0 XL883L 2006 coughing and backfiring
Last Post: Toejam503
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 101
0 Mustang's new seat? Anyone tried it?
Last Post: jharback
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 236
0 primary chain adjuster spring load..?
Last Post: jamesbreeze
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 53
0 timing troubles!
Last Post: JSH
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 271
0 Big change for me!
Last Post: oupa
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 305
0 You asked for it! "The Tess' Coffee Thread"
Last Post: Crusty
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 10,475
Views: 767,451
0 Bushing alignment
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 48
Views: 1,546
0 Celebrating Sportsterpedia's Third Anniversary
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 598
0 Vote for Most Sought After Sportster
Last Post: longride
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 324
Views: 66,106
0 Help needed slip ons vs full system for new 48
Last Post: John Harper
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 181
0 WTB: Factory Ironhead 2-1 Head Pipes
Last Post: wrkdWS6
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 36
0 Hot Rods, Rat Rods, and Customs.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,954
Views: 304,118
More...
Members Birthdays
steve yorke (61), edman (53), Hudsonator (51), kozman32 (51), R3DN3X (49), gmcsid (48), mitch (43), Gotenfan (29)
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: 14,254
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 22:12.


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