07/23/1999 – 1999 HARLEY DAVIDSON SOFTAIL – Fuel system, gasoline

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 99V200000 
Vehicle/Equipment Make: HARLEY DAVIDSON 
Vehicle/Equipment Model: SOFTAIL 
Model year: 1999 
Mfg Campaign Number: 0098 
Mfg Component Desc: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY 
Mfg Involved in Recall: HARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR COMPANY
Manufacturing dates: 04-27-99 through 06-27-99 
Type of report: (V) Vehicle 
Potential # of Units Affected: 10,241 
Date Owner Notified by Mfg: 08-99-99 
Recall Initiated By: MFR 
Kind regards Responsible for Recall: HARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR COMPANY 
Report Received Date: 07-99-99 
Record Creation Date: 07-99-99 
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Defect Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: MOTORCYCLES. THESE MOTORCYCLES WERE BUILT WITH A FUEL TANK VENT FITTING THAT COULD BE PLUGGED ALLOWING THE CARBURETOR TO OVERFLOW FUEL.  
Consequence summary: THIS COULD RESULT IN A FIRE. 
Corrective Summary: DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE FUEL TANK VENT FITTING AND, IF PLUGGED, WILL CORRECT THIS CONDITION. 

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