Columbia Western Flyer
Model Western Flyer made by Columbia got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning service brakes, hydraulic .
|Campaign||Manufacturer||Manufacturing date||Type||# of units affected||Date Owner notified Mfg||Recall Initiated by||Manufacturers of recalled vehicles/products||Report Recieved Date||Record Creation Date||Regulation Part Number||FMVSS Number|
|SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - FOUNDATION COMPONENTS - DRUM|
|80V074000||COLUMBIA MFG. CO.||from 09/01/1979 to 01/01/1980||V (Vehicle)||5376||06/09/1980||MFR||COLUMBIA BODY & EQUIP. CO||06/17/1980||07/29/1980||571||122|
|Defect Summary||Vehicles may not conform to federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 122, motorcycle brake systems, which requires that each of the mopeds be equipped with two independently activated service brake systems. on the involved vehicles, the steel brake drum may have been left out of either the front or rear wheel hub.|
|Corrective Summary||Dealer will inspect and, if a brake drum is missing, will replace the entire wheel assembly without charge.|
|Notes||Vehicle description: mopeds.system: service brakes; brake drum.consequences of defect: omission of a brake drum will result in a complete lackof braking capability in either the front or rear brake systems. loss ofvehicle control and an accident could occur.note: owner may check the vehicle by squeezing the brake levers. if the levercomes into contact with the handle bar grip, a brake drum may be missing andmoped should be repaired before further operation.|