Textron E-Z-GO PTVs & Tracker Off-Road Vehicle Recall [US]


Textron E-Z-GO PTVs & Tracker Off-Road Vehicle Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Washington: Textron Specialized Vehicles, a Augusta, Georgia establishment, recalls an estimated 6,600 E-Z-GO PTVs and Tracker Off-Road Vehicles from the American marketplace due to suspected Parking Brake Catch Bracket and consequential risks of loss of vehicle control, falls, laceration, concussion, bone fractures and/or central nervous system (“CNS”) injury, all serious health and safety hazards requiring immediate medical intervention to minimize pain and suffering as well as prevent life-changing injury.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/aiA330rXFin

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/Textron-Specialized-Vehicles-Recalls-PTV-and-Off-Road-Vehicles-Due-to-Crash-Hazard-Recall-Alert

Textron E-Z-GO PTVs and Tracker Off-Road Vehicles Recall [US]

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Textron Personal Transportation Vehicles (“PTV”) and Utility Vehicles, based on Textron Specialized Vehicles’ TXT chassis, manufactured between March 1, 2021 and June 10, 2021 marketed, sold and delivered in the United States, as follows:

  • This recall involves Personal Transportation Vehicles (“PTVs”) and Utility Vehicles, based on Textron Specialized Vehicles’ TXT chassis, manufactured between March 1, 2021 and June 10, 2021. The recalled vehicles include the E-Z-GO Express S2, S4, S6 and L6, the E-Z-GO Freedom TXT, Valor and the Tracker Off-Road OX 400.

These vehicles are commonly referred to as Golf Carts or Golf Cars and are used to transport people and material loads. The vehicle’s serial number can be found below the driver’s seat. The serial number range for the recalled E-Z-GO vehicles is 3509365 to 3531888 and the serial number range for the recalled Tracker Off Road vehicles is 8025639 to 8026154.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the vehicles’ design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Personal Transportation Vehicles (“PTV”) and Utility Vehicles can be found on the Web site listed above.

==> No item numbers, manufacturing date codes, production dates, expiry dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, he parking brake catch bracket can wear out and cause the parking brake to fail, increasing the risk of a crash, motor vehicle collision (“MVC”) or other impact event with consequential serious injury and/or life-changing results to people who utilize the product in a reasonable manner expected with its intended design and anticipated use. Textron Specialized Vehicles has received nineteen (19) reports of worn Parking Brake Latch Brackets.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat lacerations, concussions, bone fractures, amputation, central nervous system (“CNS”) damage and/or internal injuries.

Proposed Remedy:
If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled E-Z-GO PTVs and Tracker Off-Road Vehicles, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact Textron Specialized Vehicles for details concerning a free repair to your vehicle. Textron is said to be contacting all purchasers directly to coordinate the necessary repairs.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat falls, laceration, concussion, bone fractures and/or central nervous system (“CNS”) injury.

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US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Coronavirus Tips___________________________________________________________

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact the Textron Specialized Vehicles Customer Service toll-free at 1-888-525-6040 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. You can also reach the company on the Web at https://ezgo.txtsv.com then click on the “Owners” link, then on “Recall Information” for E-Z-Go vehicles and https://www.trackeroffroad.com then on the the “Recalls” link at the bottom of the page for Tracker vehicles. Finally, you can e-mail the company at jcook03@textron.com.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Personal Transportation Vehicles (“PTVs”) and/or Utility Vehicles, please search for “ROVs” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Concussion or Traumatic Brain Injury (“TBI”) hazards, please search for “concussion” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Textron Specialized Vehicles, please search for “Textron” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the E-Z-GO brand, please search for “E-Z-GO” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Tracker brand, please search for “Tracker” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 21-783
Recalls Direct RIN: 15034-2021
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