Harley Davidson Xls

Harley Davidson Xls 1979 model

Harley Davidson Xls 1979 recalls


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - FOUNDATION COMPONENTS - MASTER CYLINDER
79V169000HARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR CO.from 02/01/1978 to 05/01/1979V (Vehicle)2197008/24/1979MFRHARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR COMPANY07/09/197910/12/1979
Defect SummaryThe rear brake master cylinder plastic piston employs a non-specified material which may allow excessive water absorption. as a result, the plastic piston might stick in the master cylinder piston bore and cause brake drag.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryDealer will replace rear brake master cylinder pistons without charge to owner.
NotesVehicle description: motorcycles.system: service brakes; rear brake master cylinder.consequences of defect: if this condition becomes severe enough, it could causeskidding of the rear wheel, loss of vehicle control, and an accident.