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  1. Rickrak like luggage rack for 2015 Chieftain

    Indian Chieftain
    I’m looking for a rugged luggage rack that will hold some weight like the Rickrak system. It appears they only make one for the RM trunk?? Any suggestions please...
  2. paint matching question

    Indian Motorcycle General Discussion
    Hello Tribe, I am looking into what HD paint schemes match to Indian ones. Specifically, I have a Titanium Smoke 2020 Chieftain and I am looking into ADVAN black trunks that will match my bike. I will call ADVAN to get their input also when they finish making an Indian specific detachable rack...
  3. Parts no longer available for 2017 Chieftains?

    Indian Chieftain
    Hey everyone! A couple of days ago I was browsing Indianmotorcycle.com for accessories for my bike. I own a 2017 Chieftain Darkhorse, and I was looking at some upgrades. Since the wife and I like taking longer rides, I was interested in getting the lower fairing kit, hard bag lid speaker...
  4. Hello from Germany

    New Member Introduction Forum
    Hey Folks. Finally I found this forum. I hope it will be entertaining and interesting. Nice to have this community. My name is Andreas (Andy) from Germany. A 2019 Chieftain is my workhorse for my TV-show in the nationwide German TV-channel "VOX" as "The Car-Detective". People who sold or lost...
  5. I still love my Indian and my dealership has taken care of me...

    Indian Chieftain
    Hey - I'm the first guy to say "You hear way more complaints than good comments" etc. etc. etc. Well, I've had enough and I am going to rant here! Dammit. This is also not disputing that some of us have had bad experiences, but... I have a 2017 Chieftain and I have received good support from...
  6. Chieftain dies mid ride

    Indian Motorcycle Tech Q & A
    I was headed to work yesterday, and I stopped at a gas station to fill up then back on the road I go. No more than 200 ft away from the gas station, my bike dies doing about 45 mph. Originally I thought I hit the kill switch on accident, but that wasn't the case. I try starting it as I was...
  7. 2015 Indian Chieftain Springfield Blue and Cream

    Indian Motorcycles For Sale / Wanted
    2015 Chieftain with 25,000 miles. Very well maintained by dealer, excellent condition. Comes with Indian installed Stage 1 slip-on exhaust / Intake, and Sissy Bar/Backrest for passenger. Asking $13,500 obo.
  8. Hard saddlebags in chief vintage from chieftain

    Indian Chief Vintage
    Hi Folks, I am Jay from UK, got a chief vintage 2015 model. I am trying to get oem hard saddlebags from cheftain 2019 model to fit into my vintage Parts i am sourcing is as follows Struts, Spools, Mufflers, Hard saddle bag with keys, wiring, locks from chieftain 2019 model am i good to go...
  9. Phantom rattle in fairing.

    Indian Chieftain
    Finally found the cause of a fairing rattle that was driving me batshit crazy as it would only do it occasionally. Found the left fairing brace had come unbolted kn one side under the fairing. Easy to correct with a few drops of blue LocTite but a PITA to get to. All better now.
  10. 2017 Chieftain Handlebar Specs

    Indian Motorcycle General Discussion
    Anybody know where I can get specs on a 2017 Chieftain Dark Horse handlebars? I bought new bars and am installing them. However, the new bars don't have holes drilled for the grip on the clutch side. I'm looking to get the specs on the position and diameter of the hole to drill.
  11. Low fuel and gas tank issue

    Indian Chieftain
    I was going to reply to this thread, but didn't want to hijack the post since it was pretty long. I think there's something more to this (maybe?) and it's frustrating the heck out of me. It's going to be a little long but please bear with me and read it when you got time. First incident I got...
  12. Chieftain Radio issues

    Indian Chieftain
    Anyone with the early Chieftain radios have a problem with it randomly switching from USB-BT-Radio-Off and not necessarily in that order. Mine will also sometimes switch off for 10-15 minutes and sometimes only for a second or 2. Drives me batshit crazy. Seems to be getting worse. And of course...
  13. 2019 Rogue Seat for Sale

    Parts for Sale/Wanted
    Added a touring seat right away so, the stock 2019 Rogue seat is up for sale. It has no miles on it. I'm asking $320 plus shipping. Will fit older models, great to get custom touches on.
  14. *Coming Soon* New Backrest and Luggage Rack for Chieftain Indians 2014 and newer

    Motherwell Products
    Our previous Backrest/Luggage Rack combo for Indian Chieftains 2014 and newer were not thin enough to fit with saddle bags, so we have re-engineered it and made it much easier to fit Chieftains with saddle bags. This has our proprietary latch system, making the installation easy on and easy...
  15. 2018 Chieftain KST +6 Apache Bars Install Part 1

    Indian Chieftain
    Stock photo of my bike. This is the fist I have made a post like so here goes... There are probably a few ways to accomplish this task, I am just going to show and discuss the way I did it. I hope this someone considering installing their own bars. Before you start, make sure the bars you...
  16. Throwing codes again

    Indian Chieftain
    Ok.. since I've bought my 2018 chieftain darkhorse about a month and a half ago it has been throwing codes like a bartender throwing shots at happy hour. The first time the handle bar switch was replaced, then the battery terminal came loose, and today I will be looking at the ground side of the...
  17. Touring set up options for Chieftain

    Indian Chieftain
    I just finally got the Chieftain Classic I've been wanting for a year. Now I'm trying to determine the best set-up for touring. I'm coming from a Deluxe that was set up with large custom saddlebags and cavernous tour pak. I'm looking for ideas/examples (pictures please) of what others have...
  18. Exhaust options?

    Indian Chieftain
    So i bought the 2018 chieftain darkhorse. I am finding that aftermarket options for pretty much everything is limited. Any good sites for parts? Looking for exhaust, breather, and some comfort accessories.
  19. WTB: Roadmaster/Chieftain Saddlebag liner

    Parts for Sale/Wanted
    I would like to buy a good set of Indian Luggage travel bags for my Roadmaster. If anyone has a set they don't use anymore, I'd be glad to take them off of your hands. I am also interested in a bag for the tour pack as well.
  20. 2018 Chieftian stock seat for sale.

    Parts for Sale/Wanted
    I am selling the rider and passenger seat for my 2018 Chieftain Darkhorse. I am willing to sell as a set or the seats individually. Seats are in perfect condition. I am selling because I replaced them with a 2019 seat. Just trying to get some of my money back. Make me an offer!
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