Harley-Davidson Motor Co. is recalling 2,798 motorcycles. The NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number is 12V503000.
The recall covers all 2012 model year and certain model year 2013 VRSCDX motorcycles manufactured from June 14, 2011, through Aug. 1, 2012.
The issue is related to the license plate bracket mounting screws which can loosen and the assembly can separate from the rear fender, resulting in possible damage to the rear brake line, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Harley-Davidson is in the process of notifying owners, and dealers will inspect and repair any affected motorcycles free of charge.
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