Harley-Davidson Inc. is recalling about 57,000 motorcycles worldwide for a potential oil line defect that has been linked to at least two crashes and one injury.
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What’s the Problem?
June 5, 2017 – Harley-Davidson said an oil line on the affected motorcycles may come loose, causing oil to leak onto the rear tire’s path.
There have been at least nine reports of displaced oil lines. Harley is aware of two crashes and one injury associated with the issue, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
The recall includes certain models of the following 2017 Harley-Davidson motorcycles built between July 2, 2016, and May 9, 2017:
- Electra Glide Ultra Classic
- Police Electra Glide
- Police Road King
- Road King
- Road King Special
- Street Glide
- Street Glide Special
- Road Glide
- Road Glide Special
About 57,000 motorcycles worldwide are affected by the recall, including 46,000 in the U.S.
Harley dealers will inspect the clamps and fix them free of charge. The recall is expected to begin Tuesday.
Do I Have a Harley-Davidson Recall Lawsuit?
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