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Indian Issues Recall For Thousands Of Thunderstroke Models Due To Fire Hazard

Indian Issues Recall For Thousands Of Thunderstroke Models Due To Fire Hazard

Indian Motorcycles has issued a recall on a number of its Thunder Stroke 111-powered models — 18,367 in the U.S. to be exact — due to the potential for elevated exhaust temps under certain conditions. After a lengthy investigation, Polaris determined this was being caused by free hydrocarbons entering the exhaust system due to a misfire which would then ignite within the catalyst. Affected models include 2014 through 2016 Chief Dark Horse, Chief Classic, Chief Vintage, Roadmaster, Chieftain and Chieftain Dark Horse.

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