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HQVA Pty Ltd - Husqvarna Motorcycles Svartpilen 701 MY2019-2020 and Vitpilen 701 MY2018-2020 Recall

A recall notice for Husqvarna Motorcycles Svartpilen 701 MY2019-2020 and Vitpilen 701 MY2018-2020 supplied by HQVA Pty Ltd as during operation or while parked, it is possible that fuel can leak out of the fuel level sensor mounting area and/or the fuel pump mounting area of the fuel tank.

HQVA Pty Ltd - Husqvarna Motorcycles Svartpilen 701 MY2019-2020 and Vitpilen 701 MY2018-2020

PRA No.

2020/18294

Date published

21 May 2020

Product description

Svartpilen 701
Model Years 2019-2020

Vitpilen 701
Model Years 2018-2020

175 affected vehicles

Photograph of Svartpilen 701 model year 2019-2020

Photograph Vitpilen 701 model year 2018-2020

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)

See attached VIN list

VIN list.xlsx (16.49 KB)

What are the defects?

During operation or while parked, it is possible that fuel can leak out of the fuel level sensor mounting area and/or the fuel pump mounting area of the fuel tank.

What are the hazards?

If a fuel leak occurs, leaking fuel could cause damage or may result in fire, which could increase the risk of injury to the rider, bystanders and risk of damage to property.

What should consumers do?

Consumers are recommended to stop riding the motorcycle until it has been repaired. If you previously experienced or are now experiencing a fuel leak, immediately contact an authorised dealer and do not ride the vehicle.

Consumers will be sent a letter advising them of the recall and that parts are not available for immediate repairs. A further letter will be sent once the parts have been supplied to dealerships and bookings can be made for the repair.

For further information, consumers can contact Husqvarna on 1800 644 771 or find their nearest authorised dealer using the dealer search option at https://www.husqvarna-motorcycles.com/au/

Supplier

HQVA Pty Ltd

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Husqvarna Motorcycle dealers

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Dates available for sale

  • 1 May 2018 - 8 April 2020

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.