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Author Topic: Indian head light  (Read 2658 times)

Offline Mikekoz13

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Re: Indian head light
« Reply #15 on: March 29, 2017, 07:31:34 AM »
All of the 2017 Thunderstrokes still have the Indian fender light.

What are you talking about Ranger?
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Re: Indian head light
« Reply #16 on: March 29, 2017, 07:45:54 AM »
All of the 2017 Thunderstrokes still have the Indian fender light.

What are you talking about Ranger?

Just found it in another thread - it was stated that the new Chieftain will have a different fender and no light, but haven't seen a picture yet.
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Re: Indian head light
« Reply #17 on: March 29, 2017, 07:53:26 AM »
Seems to me like if they were going to de-fender the Chief they would re-badge it with a completely different name.
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Re: Indian head light
« Reply #18 on: March 29, 2017, 08:12:16 AM »
One of the last things I'd remove.
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Re: Indian head light
« Reply #19 on: March 29, 2017, 08:47:21 AM »
Seems to me like if they were going to de-fender the Chief they would re-badge it with a completely different name.

I agree...and should have given it a new faring.....like one that's fixed LOL
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Re: Indian head light
« Reply #20 on: March 31, 2017, 09:54:30 AM »
The picture I saw of the new Limited Chieftain does not have one.

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Re: Indian head light
« Reply #21 on: March 31, 2017, 10:16:12 AM »
Jack Daniels fender & wheel plus ugly paint.
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Re: Indian head light
« Reply #22 on: April 03, 2017, 08:10:51 AM »
Sounds like rubbish from Harley Davidson....removing the "Chief" from the front fender would be taking away part of the heritage of our great motorcycles.

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Re: Indian head light
« Reply #23 on: April 04, 2017, 01:18:27 AM »
Now they did it....they're getting all the "chiefs" upset....:)
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Re: Indian head light
« Reply #24 on: April 04, 2017, 09:46:29 AM »
All of the 2017 Thunderstrokes still have the Indian fender light.

What are you talking about Ranger?

Just stirring things up!  :)
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Re: Indian head light
« Reply #25 on: April 05, 2017, 07:21:32 AM »
Has anyone decided to remove the Indian head from the front fender.  I think it says "Indian".  Do some think the bike would look better without it?

You're a funny guy ...   most are crying right now over the new Chieftains models .. i mean ..errrrrrrrrrr.... trim levels...   

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Re: Indian head light
« Reply #26 on: April 05, 2017, 09:55:31 AM »
Well I have the last laugh.  I just bought a Limited and am having a gloss black indian head wired and installed on the fender!  8)
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Re: Indian head light
« Reply #27 on: June 11, 2017, 10:01:03 AM »
Well I have the last laugh.  I just bought a Limited and am having a gloss black indian head wired and installed on the fender!  8)

Congratulations....

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Re: Indian head light
« Reply #28 on: June 19, 2017, 07:57:35 AM »
Well I have the last laugh.  I just bought a Limited and am having a gloss black indian head wired and installed on the fender!  8)


Lone Ranger:
I just saw this thread again and your post for the first time.  How did your Chieftain Limited turn out with the gloss black Indian light on the front fender?  Sounds great!  Pictures would be welcome. 

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Re: Indian head light
« Reply #29 on: June 21, 2017, 10:31:05 AM »
Looks great, after 10,600 miles I have had a lot of positive comments.  Polaris rep said not putting the Warbonnet on was an "engineering decision" due to clearance issues.  Not so, fits perfect and wiring is part of the harness so hook up is not an issue.
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