Harley-Davidson is Recalling 2014 – 2016 Dyna Low Rider motorcycles

WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 3, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

RECALL Subject: Engine Vibrations may Damage the Ignition Switch

Report Receipt Date: MAY 10, 2016
NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V283000
Component(s): ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected: 8,060

All Products Associated with this Recall

Vehicle

HARLEY-DAVIDSON

Model

FXDL

Model Year(s)

2014 – 2016

Manufacturer: Harley-Davidson Motor Company

SUMMARY:
Harley-Davidson Motor Company (Harley-Davidson) is recalling certain model year 2014.5-2016 Dyna Low Rider motorcycles (FXDL 103) manufactured January 6, 2014 to April 7, 2016. In the affected motorcycles, engine vibrations may damage the ignition switch internally and, as a result, the engine may shut off while riding.

CONSEQUENCE:
If the engine shuts off, the motorcycle would stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

REMEDY:
Harley-Davidson will notify owners, and dealers will install an improved ignition switch, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in June 2016. Owners may contact Harley-Davidson customer service at 1-800-258-2464. Harley-Davidson’s number for this recall is 0168.

NOTES:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

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