Indian Motorcycle has recalled certain 2014 Chief and Chieftan motorcycles. The problem stems from the bikes Vehicle Control Module (VCM). On certain models, the VCM may malfunction and all of the front lights, including the headlight, may go out while riding.
At least 6,487 motorcycles are affected. The bikes being recalled are as follows:
Unfortunately, the remedy for this recall has not yet been developed. This recall merely makes owners aware of the defect. Indian will contact all owners in June to make them aware of the recall. They will then contact owners a second time when the remedy to the defect becomes available.
For additional information, owners may contact Indian Customer Service at 1-877-204-3697 and cite recall number I-19-02.
Additional information may also be found at the National Highway Traffic Administration (NHTSA) website or by calling the NHTSA hotline at 1-888-327-4236. NHTSA’s recall number is 19V339000.