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Motorcycle Recall - Harley-Davidson

NHTSA Campaign ID:  05V428000
Component:  Service Brakes, Hydraulic: Foundation Components: Hoses, Lines/Piping, and Fittings
Manufacturer:  Harley-Davidson Motor Company
Recall Date: 09/19/2005
Potential Number of Units Affected: 460
Defect Summary:
Certain motorcycles may have front brake lines which could lead due to a manufacturing defect. Editor's Note: Some wording seems to have been left out here resulting in an incomplete defect summary.
Consequence Summary:
Should this component fail when in use on the motorcycle, all functionality of the front brake system would be lost without warning, increasing the risk of a crash.
Corrective Summary:
Dealers will inspect the front brake line and replace if the braze is not visible. The recall is expected to begin during October 2005. Owners should contact Harley-Davidson at 1-414-343-4056.

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