You may have a case for the property damage and repairs necessary. You obviously wouldn't have a Personal Injury case without having been injured. You can bring an action against the company/person that assembled the motorcycle. Check with attorneys in your state. Good luck.
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you clearly have a case against the shop who sold you the bike. I have handled similar cases where the same type of mistake cost a client his leg. Demand to see the documentation that was filled out when the bike was assembled. Too many times, the shop will outsource the final assembly to a company who hires the lowest common denominator. you may have bought an expensive bike that was assembled by a guy with no training who was earning minimum wage. There is no excuse. If I were you, I would insist on a new bike, now, and let the shop take back the old bike. The shop was responsible to provide you with a bike that was properly assembled. they need to make this right with you. If the bike is not damaged, I might settle for a repair with new parts and a loaner bike while the work is being done. and then, the shop must also go through the whole bike and test the torque on all important fasteners. Good luck, Claude
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