Motorcycle Types Cruiser Victory Recalls 2015 Motorcycles Due to Transmission Issues

Victory Recalls 2015 Motorcycles Due to Transmission Issues

Victory Recalls 2015 Motorcycles Due to Transmission Issues
2015 Victory Cross Country Tour (Photo by Jason Healey)

Victory Recalls 2015 Motorcycles

Calling all 2015 Victory Motorcycles owners – Victory’s parent company, Polaris Industries, Inc., has recalled a few of its 2015 Cross Country, Cross Country Eightball, Cross Country Tour, Gunner, Hammer Eightball, High-Ball, Magnum, Vision Tour ABS and Vegas Eightball motorcycles.

Only 122 will be effected by the recall, and this bike were build between Aug. 11, 2014, and Sept. 2, 2014. Polaris says the affected motorcycles may have been manufactured with the transmission shift drum detent roller spring incorrectly installed.

Polaris says if the roller spring is incorrectly installed, the transmission may not shift as intended, potentially causing the operator to lose control, increasing the risk of a crash.

Polaris has notified owners, and dealers will inspect and repair the transmission, free of charge. The recall began on October 9, 2014. Owners may contact Polaris customer service at 1-888-704-5290. Polaris’ number for this recall is V-14-03 A/B.

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 safercar.gov.

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling. He is also the author of "365 to Vision: Modern Writer's Guide (How to Produce More Quality Writing in Less Time).

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