Indian Roadmaster Recall, Indian Vintage Recall, Indian Bomber Recall, Indian Blackhawk recall, wheel rim crack danger
Report Receipt Date:AUG 30, 2013 NHTSA Campaign Number:13V391000 Component(s):WHEELS Potential Number of Units Affected:861
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.
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.