Buell X1 Lightning Recalls
There have been 0 recalls on X1 Lightning vehicles in recent years. The latest was issued on 2003-10-31 due to a problem with the cables. Approximately 2830 vehicles were involved. Since 1995, X1 Lightning's have experienced approximately 8 recall(s) due to hazards with various components, including the rear, cables, unknown or other. See a list of recalls for your model year below.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Also check the list of Additional Buell 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 Buell X1 Lightning
|1999-05-10||(Published by NHTSA on 1999-05-10)|
|Recall Summary:||VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: MOTORCYCLES. THESE MOTORCYCLES WERE BUILT WITH A FUEL TANK VENT VALVE ASSEMBLY THAT COULD BECOME PLUGGED.|
|Hazard:||UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS, THIS COULD CAUSE THE CARBURETOR TO OVERFLOW FUEL WHICH COULD RESULT IN A FIRE. THIS CONDITION COULD ALSO PREVENT SUFFICIENT FUEL FLOW, WHICH COULD CAUSE THE ENGINE TO MISFIRE OR STALL.|
|Remedy:||DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FUEL TANK VENT VALVE ASSEMBLY.|
|Additional Info:||OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN JUNE 15, 1999.OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT BUELL AT 1-414-343-8400.ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).|
Additional Buell 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.