Harley Davidson 1200 Super Glide

Harley Davidson 1200 Super Glide 1978 model

Harley Davidson 1200 Super Glide 1978 recalls

CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
78V042000HARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR CO.from 01/01/1978 to 01/01/1978V (Vehicle)343803/29/1978MFRHARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR COMPANY03/01/197810/12/1979
Defect SummaryThe clamping bolt washer on the left and right front brake caliper assembly could crack due to exposure to hydrogen. (these washers were incorrectly processed, causing them to become brittle and break).
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryThe dealer will replace the washer in the front brake caliper at no charge.
NotesVehicle description: motorcycles.system: service brakes; clamping bolt washer (left and right).consequences of defect: if a loose bolt condition goes unnoticed, the caliperbolt could loosen enough to contact the wheel spokes. the resulting wheel orbrake damage could cause loss of vehicle control and an accident.