Indian recall of certain Scout motorcycles equipped with Anti-Lock Brake Systems

WASHINGTON, D.C. – August 10, 2020 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –

Indian Motorcycle Company Recall: Possible Reduction in Brake Performance

Reduced brake performance can increase the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V454000

Manufacturer: Indian Motorcycle Company

Components: SERVICE BRAKES

Potential Number of Units Affected: 2,742

Summary: Indian Motorcycle Company (Indian) is recalling certain 2019 Scout and Scout Bobber motorcycles equipped with Anti-Lock Brake Systems (ABS). After the manufacturing process, air may remain trapped within the brake system, possibly reducing brake performance.

Remedy: Indian will notify owners, and dealers will perform a brake fluid bleed of the front and rear ABS to evacuate the air, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a recall start date. Owners may contact Indian customer service at 1-877-204-3697. Indian’s number for this recall is 1-18-07. This recall is an expansion of NHTSA Recall number 19V-156.

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.

Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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