Recall Alert: Harley-Davidson, BMW and sausage
Harley-Davidson Motor Company has issued a recall for more than 57,000 motorcycles over an issue with the engine system. The automaker reports that an oil line can come loose on the bikes and start spewing oil in front of the rear tire.
The defect has reportedly caused two accidents and one injury. Harley reports that the line might not have been installed correctly on the motorcycles. The following models are affected by the recall:
-- 2017 Electra Glide Ultra Classic
-- 2017 Police Electra Glide
-- 2017 Police Road King
-- 2017 Road King
-- 2017 Road King Special
-- 2017 Street Glide
-- 2017 Street Glide Special
-- 2017 Road Glide
-- 2017 Road Glide Special
The motorcycles were manufactured between July 2, 2016 and May 9.
Harley-Davidson will notify owners and then inspect and repair the motorcycles for free starting June 6. Owners with questions can contact the company at 800-258-2464. The number for this recall is 0170.
Meanwhile, BMW of North America has issued a recall for 45,484 cars over an issue with the doors. The automaker reports that the door latches might not work properly and the doors could open while the car is in motion.
The following models are affected by this recall:
-- 2005-2008 745i
-- 2005-2008 745Li
-- 2005-2008 750i
-- 2005-2008 750Li
-- 2005-2008 760i
-- 2005-2008 760Li
-- 2005-2008 B7 Alpina
The cars are equipped with both the comfort access and soft close automatic options. BMW has not yet come up with a schedule to fix the issue. Owners with questions can contact BMW at 800-525-7417.
Finally, Armour Eckrich Meats, LLC issued a recall for approximately 90,978 pounds of ready-to-eat sausage products that might have metal mixed in with the food.
The Smok-y Cheddar Breakfast Sausage, Naturally Hardwood Smoked links are affected by this recall. They have a use by date of August 17. They were distributed to retail stores in Texas and five other states.
There have been no reports of injuries but customers are asked to throw the sausage away or return it to the store.
Consumers with questions can contact the company at 877-933-4625.