Harley-Davidson is Recalling certain 2017 Electric Glide, Road King, Street Glide and Road Glide motorcycles.

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 3, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

Engine Oil Cooler Line Clamp Incorrectly Installed

Harley-Davidson incorrectly installed clamp may result in the engine oil cooler line detaching, causing a sudden loss of oil, potentially into the path of the rear tire, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V333000

Manufacturer Harley-Davidson Motor Company

Components ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Potential Number of Units Affected 45,589

Make Model Model Year(s)
HARLEY-DAVIDSON FLHP 2017
HARLEY-DAVIDSON FLHR 2017
HARLEY-DAVIDSON FLHRXS 2017
HARLEY-DAVIDSON FLHTCU 2017
HARLEY-DAVIDSON FLHTP 2017
HARLEY-DAVIDSON FLHX 2017
HARLEY-DAVIDSON FLHXS 2017
HARLEY-DAVIDSON FLTRX 2017
HARLEY-DAVIDSON FLTRXS 2017

Summary: Harley-Davidson Motor Company (Harley-Davidson) is recalling certain 2017 Electric Glide Ultra Classic (FLHTCU), Police Electra Glide (FLHTP), Police Road King (FLHP), Road King (FLHR), Road King Special (FLHRXS), Street Glide (FLHX), Street Glide Special (FLHXS), Road Glide (FLTRX), and Road Glide Special (FLTRXS) motorcycles. In the affected motorcycles, a clamp used to secure an engine oil cooler line may have been improperly installed.

Remedy: Harley-Davidson will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and correct the oil cooler line clamps, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on June 6, 2017. Owners may contact Harley-Davidson customer service at 1-800-258-2464. Harley-Davidson’s number for this recall is 0170.

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.

Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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