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Polaris Recalls ATVs

Polaris Recalls ATVs Featured

Polaris Industries Inc. is voluntarily recalling certain model year 2015 Ranger 900s due to faulty fasteners on a heat shield, which could cause the shield to fall off the vehicle, as well as certain model year 2017 Sportsman ATVs due to a potentially faulty electronic power steering unit.
No injuries have been reported from any of the recalled units.
The model year 2015 Ranger recall covers 51,000 units and the model year 2017 Sportsman ATV recall covers a significantly smaller vehicle population of 3,800 units (2,300 of which are in dealer inventory). Both recalls were prompted by data from the company’s enhanced post-sales surveillance capabilities.
There have been fewer than 30 reported incidents involving the recalled vehicles. Parts are in stock and dealers are prepared to execute repairs, and Polaris expects downtime for riders to be minimal.

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