Polaris Recreational Off-Road Vehicles [US & Canada]


Polaris Recreational Off-Road Vehicles Recall [US & Canada]

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US FlagCanada FlagUS/Bethesda & Canada/Ottawa: Polaris Industries Inc., a Medina, Minnesota establishment recalls an estimated total 9,740 of Polaris branded Recreational Off-Road Vehicles (approximately 8,800 in the US and approximately 940 in Canada) from the American and Canadian marketplaces due to reported Steering Wheel separation and loss of vehicle control, with consequential risks of crash, 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-altering injury or death.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/gJjr30s6bS3; HCSC: unlisted at press time

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2022/Polaris-Recalls-Recreational-Off-Road-Vehicles-Due-to-Crash-Hazard-Recall-Alert

Direct Canada link: unlisted at press time

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain VINs of the certain Polaris Recreational Off-Road Vehicles, as follows:

  • Polaris RZR TURBO S Velocity Recreational Off-Road Vehicles
  • Polaris RZR TURBO S 4 Velocity Recreational Off-Road Vehicles
  • Polaris RZR XP Turbo and RZR XP 4 Turbo Recreational Off-Road Vehicles
  • Polaris RZR XP 1000 Recreational Off-Road Vehicles
  • Polaris RZR XP 4 1000 Recreational Off-Road Vehicles

This recall also involves certain VINs of the following Polaris recreational off-road vehicles:

  • Polaris General 1000 Recreational Off-Road Vehicles
  • Polaris General XP 1000 Recreational Off-Road Vehicles
  • Polaris General 4 1000 Recreational Off-Road Vehicles
  • Polaris General XP 4 1000 Recreational Off-Road Vehicles

The RZR models were sold in black, blue, copper, gray, navy, orange, sands metallic, red, tan and white while the General models were sold in black, blue, burgundy, graphite, gray, titanium, tan and white colors. All the recalled ROVs were made in two- or four- seat configurations with the brand, Polaris can be found stamped on the front grille of all the vehicles. Polaris and RZR or Polaris and General are printed on the sides of the respective vehicles. The model name is also printed on the side of the chassis for all model years. The individual vehicle identification number (“VINs”) is located on the vehicle’s frame in the left rear wheel well

Please consult the photograph above for details of the vehicle’s design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Polaris Recreational Off-Road Vehicles can be found on the Web site 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, reported Steering Wheel separation and loss of vehicle control, with consequential risks of crash, laceration, concussion, bone fractures and/or central nervous system (“CNS”) injury. Polaris has received thirty-three (33) reports of broken or cracked Steering Wheel Spokes, including five (5) reports of rollovers and two (2) reports of injuries.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Polaris Recreational Off-Road Vehicles, please do not use it. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

Please note: this is a joint recall from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) and Health Canada (“HCSC”).

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat crash, 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 questions about this recall notification, please contact Polaris Industries at 1-800-765-2747 from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM, Central Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.polaris.com and click on the “Off Road Safety Recalls” link or at http://www.polaris.com/en-us/off-road-recalls/ to check your vehicle identification number (“VIN”) to see if your vehicle is included in any recalls.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Recreational Off-Road 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 Burn or Scald hazards, please search for “burn” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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

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

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

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 22-714
HCSC ID number: unlisted at press time
Recalls Direct RIN: 15332-2022
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