Yamaha Golf Car, PTV & Utility Vehicle Recall [US]


US FlagUS/Washington: Yamaha Golf Car, PTV & Utility Vehicle Recall [US]Yamaha Motor Manufacturing Corp. of America, a Newnan, Georgia establishment recalls an estimated 161,000 Yamaha Golf Cars and Personal Transportation Vehicles (“PTVs”) due to suspected brake cable failure and consequential risk of loss of vehicle control, injury and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/GFQs30iDgJi

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/Yamaha-Recalls-Golf-Cars-and-Personal-Transportation-Vehicles-Due-to-Crash-Hazard-Recall-Alert

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves the following model year 2015 through 2018 Gas and Electric-Powered Golf Cars, PTVs and Utility Vehicles.

The recalled Vehicles were sold in various colors including blue, green, red, white, tan and silver. The model and serial numbers can be found on a label under the seat on the left or right side.

==> A complete list of the specific makes, models and serial number ranges of the recalled Golf Cars, PTVs and Utility Vehicles is available on the Web site noted above.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled products can be found on the Web site listed above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, the brake cables on the recall Golf Cars and PTVs can fail, posing crash and fall hazard. Yamaha has received 285 reports of brake cables failing. No injuries have been reported.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Yamaha Golf Car, PTV, Utility Vehicles, please do not operate them. Instead, kindly contact a local Yamaha Golf Car dealer to schedule a free repair. Yamaha is contacting all registered owners directly.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact the company at Yamaha at 800-962-7926 24-hours-a-day. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.yamahagolfcar.com and click on the Recall Tab located at the bottom of the page for more information.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Yamaha Golf Cars and Personal Transportation Vehicles, please search for “ATV” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Brake Failure hazards, please search for “brake” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Injury hazards, please search for “injury” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products and/or vehicles made, marketed and/or sold by Yamaha Motor Manufacturing Corp. of America, please search for “Yamaha” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 18-725
Recalls Direct RIN: 9827-2018
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
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Search for a recalled product on the US CPSC Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/

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