Bigdog Ridgeback Recalls
There has been 1 recall on Ridgeback vehicles in recent years. The latest was issued on 2009-05-01 due to a problem with the center section. Approximately 1257 vehicles were involved. Since 2003, Ridgeback's have experienced approximately 9 recall(s) due to hazards with various components, including the alternator/generator/regulator, electrical system, motorcycle kickstand/center stand, power train and wheel and handle bar. See a list of recalls for your model year below.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Also check the list of Additional Bigdog Models to the right. At times, the manufacturer or the NHTSA may use slightly different model names, or group models together by series.
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Detailed Recall Information for Bigdog Ridgeback
|2007-09-27||(Published by NHTSA on 2007-09-27)|
|Recall Summary:||ON CERTAIN MOTORCYCLES, THE FUEL LINE CAN POTENTIALLY CONTACT HEATED METAL PARTS OF THE MOTORCYCLE AND MELT.|
|Hazard:||THIS CONDITION COULD OCCUR WITHOUT ANY PRIOR WARNING AND COULD RESULT IN FUEL LEAKAGE. FUEL LEAKAGE, IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.|
|Remedy:||DEALERS REPLACED THE FUEL LINE WITH ONE THAT HAS HIGHER THERMAL RESISTANCE PROPERTIES. ALSO NEW FUEL LINES WERE REROUTED TO FURTHER REDUCE EXPOSURE TO HEATED METAL. ALL MOTORCYCLES HAVE BEEN REPAIRED. NO OWNER NOTIFICATION WILL BE NECESSARY.|
|Additional Info:||CUSTOMERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV.|
Additional Bigdog ModelsRecalls have also been issued under these model names:
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Sources may include: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and companies involved with this or a related recall.