Harley-davidson Cam Buckle Tie-down Kit

Model Cam Buckle Tie-down Kit made by Harley-davidson got 4 consumer complains as well as 1 recall. Consumer complaints with reference to equipment. . There was one recall concerning equipment .

Model 9999


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
10E011000HARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR COMPANY E (Equipment)102004/13/2010MFRHARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR COMPANY04/08/201004/08/2010
Defect SummaryHarley-davidson has notified nhtsa about a defect in certain cam buckle tie-down kits sold as aftermarket accessories, p/nos. 94690-10 and 94665-10. the straps may slip at less than the rated 1200 lb load specification.
Consequence SummaryThis may allow unexpected shift or movement of a load being secured by the tie down straps, which may increase the risk of serious injury or death.
Corrective SummaryHarley-davidson will notify owners through its dealer network and will offer a full refund for the return of the defective straps. the safety recall began on april 13, 2010. owners may contact harley-davidson at 1-414-343-4056.
NotesHarley-davidson's recall campaign number is 0142.owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to http://www.safercar.gov .

Consumer Complaints

Fail datemilesoccurencesPurchase date
 Tie down straps with cam buckles sold by harley davidson. the straps have 1800 pound load ratings and are manufactured by ancra. these are similar in design to the recalled harley davidson tie down cam buckles with 1200 pound load (harley davidson recall number 0142, dated april 1, 2010). the straps have failed twice, as the buckle allows slippage and load shift. no injuries or damages occurred, luckily. harley davidson refused to refund purchase price through the selling dealer, harley-davidson of macon, inc. i have contact both harley davidson in milwaukee and the ancra company in kentucky.