Harley-Davidson Issues Recall

On October 19, 2011 Harley-Davidson Motor Company issued a recall of 2009-2012 Touring, CVO Touring and Trike motorcycles. Their filing with the National Highway Safety Administration indicated the rear brake light switch may be exposed to excessive heat from the exhaust system. Excessive heat cay cause the light to fail to operate, to activate when the brake is not applied or possibly leak brake fluid. It is estimated that approximately 250,757 motorcycles in the United States are affected. Harley-Davidson will begin issuing recall notices at the end of October. For more information, owners may contact Harley-Davidson at 1-414-343-4056 or the NHTSA safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236.

For a complete list of all affected motorcycles go to:
http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/recalls/latestRecalls.cfm

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