Harley-Davidson Recalls 185,000 Motorcycles for Saddlebag Issue
Riders of some Harley-Davidson touring bikes should be wary about what they carry in their saddlebags until a newly announced recall is addressed. The motorcycle company is issuing a campaign affecting 185,272 examples of its 2014 and 2015 products, including the Road King, Street Glide (pictured left), Electra Glide, and many other models. On the affected cycles, the hardware holding on the bags might not secure them properly, and this can lead to the storage areas falling off while riding.
Affected owners will be notified by Harley to have the saddlebag mounting receptacles replaced with updated parts. According to the NHTSA documents, the campaign to fix this problem will begin in July 27. Bikes built after May 26 already have the improved component.
This article originally appeared on MSN.