Yamaha Golf Car Recall [US]


Yamaha Golf Car Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Washington: Yamaha Golf-Car Company, a Kennesaw, Georgia establishment, recalls an estimated 70,000 Yamaha branded Golf Cars from the American marketplace due to suspected wheel detachment and consequential risk of crash, injury, bone fracture, death and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/sQIa30qjIol

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2020/Yamaha-Recalls-Golf-Cars-Due-to-Crash-Hazard-Recall-Alert

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves four (4) model-year 2020 Yamaha branded Golf Cars, including the “Drive2 QuieTech” model, the “Drive2 AC” model, the “Drive2 EFI” model and the “Drive2 DC” model.

The recalled vehicles were sold in various colors, including blue, green, red, gray, tan, silver and white. The model and serial number can be found on a label under the seat on the left side, as follows:

  • Yamaha model year 2020 Drive2 QuieTech car, sold with a model designation of “J0B” and serial numbers ranging from 305606 to 306957
  • Yamaha model year 2020 Drive2 AC car, sold with a model designation of “J0J” and serial numbers ranging from 305606 to 306957
  • Yamaha model year 2020 Drive2 EFI car, sold with a model designation of “J0K” and serial numbers ranging from 103401 to 104680
  • Yamaha model year 2020 Drive2 DC car, sold with a model designation of “J0C” and serial numbers ranging from 303701 to 304600

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation.

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

According to the CPSC, the front wheel hubs on the recalled Golf Cars can crack causing the front wheels to detach. If this defect occurs, it poses a crash hazard that could result in serious injury or death to the driver, passenger or those nearby.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Yamaha branded Golf Cars, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact an authorized Yamaha Golf Car dealer to schedule a free repair. Yamaha is also contacting all registered owners directly.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat injury, laceration, concussion and/or bone fractures.

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact the Yamaha Customer Service toll-free 1-866-747-4027. You can also reach the company on the Web at https://www.yamahagolfcar.com/ and click on the CPSC Recall Alerts tab for more information.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by Yamaha, 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: 20-718
Recalls Direct RIN: 12703-2020
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General information:
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