HARLEY DAVIDSON FL 1990: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Make : HARLEY DAVIDSON Model : FL Year : 1990
Build Dates : 1989-06-01 - 1991-07-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 92V173000
Date Owner's Notified: 1992-12-18 Date Received by ODI: 1992-11-30 Date Added to Database: 1992-12-01
Manufacturers Involved: Harley-Davidson Motor Company
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 66046
Summary:
      THE FUEL INLET NEEDLE DOES NOT SEAL PROPERLY AGAINST THE FUEL INLET SEAT.
Consequence:
      THE FUEL OVERFLOW SYSTEM ALLOWS FUEL TO LEAK ONTO THEGROUND, WHICH COULD RESULT IN A FIRE IF EXPOSED TO A SOURCE OF IGNITION.
Remedy:
      REPLACE THE FUEL INLET NEEDLE.
Report Initiator: ODI V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      SYSTEM: FUEL.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: HEAVY MOTORCYCLE.