Indian Chief Standard Recalls
There have been 3 recalls on Chief Standard vehicles in recent years. The latest, dated 2013-09-03 and published by the NHTSA on 2013-09-12, was due to a problem with the rim . Approximately 861 vehicles were involved. Since 2009, Chief Standard's have experienced approximately 3 recall(s) due to hazards with various components, including the motorcycle kickstand/center stand, switch. See a list of recalls for your model year below.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Also check the list of Additional Indian Models to the right. At times, the manufacturer or the NHTSA may use slightly different model names, or group models together by series.
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Detailed Recall Information for Indian Chief Standard
|2013-09-03||(Published by NHTSA on 2013-09-12)|
|Recall Summary:||Indian Motorcycle Company (Indian) is recalling certain model year 2009 Deluxe and Standard, 2009-2011 Roadmaster, 2009-2013 Vintage, 2010 Bomber, 2010-2013 Classic and Dark Horse, 2011 Blackhawk Dark and Blackhawk motorcycles. The rear rim may crack and cause a loss of air pressure.|
|Hazard:||The cracked rim can lead to a flat rear tire, which could cause the rider to lose control, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash.|
|Remedy:||Indian will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear rim, free of charge. Indian will mail an interim letter to owners in September 2013. Owners will be mailed a follow up notification when parts are available, so they may schedule the repairs. Owners may contact Indian at 1-888-704-5290.|
|Additional Info:||Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.|
Additional Indian ModelsRecalls have also been issued under these model names:
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Sources may include: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and companies involved with this or a related recall.