Harley Davidson Xl1200l

Model Xl1200l made by Harley Davidson got 6 consumer complains as well as 1 recall. Consumer complaints with reference, among others things, to exterior lighting and power train. There was one recall concerning engine and engine cooling .

Model 2006

Recalls


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING - EXHAUST SYSTEM - MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE
07V296000HARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR COMPANYfrom 10/31/2005 to 05/16/2007V (Vehicle)3511207/12/2007MFRHARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR COMPANY07/11/200707/10/2007
Defect SummaryCertain motorcycles were built with a condition whereby the pant leg of some riders can have direct contact with the exhaust pipe.
Consequence SummaryThis condition could cause the pant leg to char or burn, which could lead to the possibility of injury to the rider.
Corrective SummaryDealers will add a new exhaust shield which provides additional coverage ofthe exhaust pipe. the recall began on july 12, 2007. owners may contact harley-davidson at 1-414-343-4056.
NotesHarley davidson recall no. 0131.customers may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration

Consumer Complaints


Fail datemilesoccurencesPurchase date
EXTERIOR LIGHTING - TURN SIGNAL
06/03/2006556105/24/2006
 2006 harley davidson sportster transmission made noise at 556 miles. *ts when the consumer was performing maintenance on the motorcycle, he discovered the transmission's drain plug had a magnet which had metal shavings stuck to it. the consumer took the motorcycle to a repair shop and the mechanic took it for a ride. the mechanic stated the transmission was excessively noisy and in his opinion there was something wrong. the consumer took the motorcycle to where it was purchased to voice his and concerns and after 2 hours of diagnostics, they determined the metal shavings and the noise was normal. the left turn signal would not cancel. after a few more days of riding the bike, the turn signal came on by itself. *jb
POWER TRAIN
10/07/201025000
 Tl- the contact owns a 2006 harley davidson 1200 xl low. while driving 40 mph, the contact stated that the motorcycle accelerated about 90 mph without warning, causing his motor to blow out. the dealer was notified and is aware of the issue. the manufacture was contacted, but offered no assistance. the motorcycle was repaired by an authorized dealer. the vin was unavailable. the current and failure mileage was approximately 25,000. bw
POWER TRAIN - MANUAL TRANSMISSION
06/03/2006556105/24/2006
 2006 harley davidson sportster transmission made noise at 556 miles. *ts when the consumer was performing maintenance on the motorcycle, he discovered the transmission's drain plug had a magnet which had metal shavings stuck to it. the consumer took the motorcycle to a repair shop and the mechanic took it for a ride. the mechanic stated the transmission was excessively noisy and in his opinion there was something wrong. the consumer took the motorcycle to where it was purchased to voice his and concerns and after 2 hours of diagnostics, they determined the metal shavings and the noise was normal. the left turn signal would not cancel. after a few more days of riding the bike, the turn signal came on by itself. *jb

Car dealers selling


StateCityZipNamePhone
COLOVELANDTHUNDER MOUNTAIN HARLEY DAVIDSON