Harley-Davidson Motor Co—2012MY H-D 'Dyna & Softail' (Single Disc) Front Master Cylinder

Identifying features

Model Variants affected by this recall are single Disc Brake FXST103, FLSTC, FLSTC103, FLSTF, FLSTF103, FXDL, FXDWG, FXDWG103, FXDC, FXDB, FLSTN, FLSTN103, FLSTClO3Shrine, FLSTFB, FLSTFBl03, FXS, FXSl03,
FLS, FLS103, FLD and FLD103.

Recall campaign number: 0163
Target: 1390

What are the defects?

On certain 2012MY 'Dyna and Softail' model motorcycles, the front brake master cylinders may experience corrosion in the threads for the brake line banjo bolt.

What are the hazards?

A corrosive condition at the banjo bolt threaded joint may lead to a leak, causing a loss of front brake performance. lf this condition remains undetected it could result in a sudden loss of brake fluid, which could lead lo a loss of front brake function, possibly resulting in a crash.

What should consumers do?

Affected consumers will be notified by letter.

Consumers should contact their nearest Harley-Davidson dealer to arrange for inspection and repairs.

Harely-Davidson Motor Company, Inc.
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Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 22 August 2011 - 24 February 2012

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
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