Harley-Davidson Motor Company recalled 31,346 model year 2019-2021 Sportster (XL) motorcycles, and 796 headlight assemblies due to potential safety risk.
These headlight assemblies may have been sold as replacement parts for the following motorcycles:
- Model year 2005-2019 Sportster
- Model year 2005-2017 Softail
- Model year 2005-2017 Dyna
- Model year 2005-2011 V-Rod
The glass bulb within the headlight assembly may fail, causing a loss of both high and low beams.
A loss of both headlight beams can reduce visibility and increase the risk of a crash.
Harley-Davidson will notify owners, while dealers will install a headlamp bulb shield, free of charge.
There have been no reported incidents to date.
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