Harley-Davidson Australia Pty Ltd — Fastener (Part Number 942) and accessory rear suspension kits for certain Softail motorcycles (Part Number 54000134 and 54000294)

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Product description

Fastener (Part Number 942) on certain Model Year 2018 – 2023 Softail motorcycles.

P&A Profile Low Rear Suspension Kit (Part Number 54000134)
P&A Tall Rear Shock Kit (Part Number 54000294).

Kits intended for installation on the following Softail motorcycles:
• Part Number 54000134 - Fits 2018 onwards FLHC and FLHCS models.
• Part Number 54000294 - Fits 2018 onwards Softail® models (except FXFB, FXFBS, FLFB and FLFBS).


photograph of P&A Profile Low Rear Suspension Kit (Part Number 54000134)
photograph of P&A Tall Rear Shock Kit (Part Number 54000294)
Identifying features

Other identifying numbers

54000294 & 54000134.

Reasons the product is recalled

The fastener may fracture, potentially allowing the rear shock absorber adjuster to contact the rear tyre.

The hazards to consumers

There is a risk of serious injury or of an accident occurring if contact from the rear shock adjuster causes damage to the tyre.

What consumers should do

Consumers should stop using motorcycles with affected rear suspension kits immediately.

Contact the nearest Harley-Davidson dealer to schedule an appointment to have their motorcycle repaired free of charge.

To find a local dealership, visit https://www.harley-davidson.com/au/en/tools/find-a-dealer.html

For more information contact Harley Davidson via email colin.innis@harley-davidson.com or by phone on 02 9886 0600.

Traders who sold this product

Harley-Davidson Authorised Dealers 

Where the product was sold

New South Wales
South Australia
Western Australia

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Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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