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Motorcycle Recall - Big Dog

NHTSA Campaign ID:  10V180000
Component:  Electrical System
Manufacturer:  Big Dog Motorcycles, LLC
Recall Date: 04/26/2010
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1895
Defect Summary:
Big Dog is recalling certain 2004 Chopper, Bulldog, Ridgeback, Mastiff, Boxer, and Pitbull motorcycles. There is a possible loose connection between the harness connector and the electronic harness controller.
Consequence Summary:
This condition may cause the motorcycle to experience intermittent loss of electrical power to various components, which can lead to, among other things, a loss of headlamp function or a vehicle stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
Corrective Summary:
Big Dog will notify owners and dealers will repair the motorcycles free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin on or about May 24, 2010. Owners may contact Big Dog at 1-316-219-9121.

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