INDIAN CHIEF CLASSIC 2014: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

Make : INDIAN Model : CHIEF CLASSIC Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2013-04-15 - 2016-06-16
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V446000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-08-05 Date Received by ODI: 2016-06-17 Date Added to Database: 2016-06-17
Manufacturers Involved: Indian Motorcycle Company
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: I-16-02
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 18367
Summary:
      Indian Motorcycle Company "Indian" is recalling certain model year 2014-2016 Chief Classic, Dark Horse, Chieftain, Roadmaster, Vintage, Springfield, and Chieftain Dark Horse motorcycles manufactured April 15, 2013, to June 16, 2015. In the event of an engine misfire, unburned fuel may pass through parts of the exhaust system, raising the exhaust temperatures.
Consequence:
      Elevated exhaust temperatures may result in an increased risk of fire.
Remedy:
      Indian will notify owners, and dealers will update the engine control module "ECM" software, free of charge. The recall began July 2016. Owners may contact Indian customer service at 1-877-204-3697. Indian's number for this recall is I-16-02.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      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.