2021 Harley-Davidson Sportster S recalled for software issue
The most recent Harley-Davidson motorcycles, the Sportster S, Pan America 1250 and Pan America 1250 Special have been recalled for a faulty dashboard issue overseas.
The recently released Harley-Davidson Sportster S was recalled for a faulty instrument cluster issue. Harley-Davidson, in an official announcement, said that the instrument cluster will stop displaying the neutral indication and will not display the gear if the ambient temperature drops below 0 degrees Celsius. The American motorcycle manufacturer confirms that this problem has only been encountered in a cold start situation; the instrument cluster works perfectly otherwise.
However, the speedometer and other units were found to be defective, so Harley-Davidson issued a recall for the new Pan-America 1250 and Pan-America 1250 Special alongside the Sportster S. In total , 3,917 motorcycles are equipped with the same panel. , therefore, the company will replace the issued part free of charge.
That being said, the problem has been identified and fixed by Harley-Davidson overseas. The Pan America 1250, sold in the United States between May 24 and October 19, 2021, and the Sportster S manufactured between May 21 and December 13, 2021, have the faulty instrument cluster.
Harley-Davidson India has not issued any such recall for the same. However, if the issue is identified in the Indian spec motorcycles, the brand will mostly alert the respective customers and take necessary action for the goodwill.
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