Polaris Slingshot (2014 - 2016)

Production: 22. 4. 2014 - 26. 9. 2016 | Problems / tags:   

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1. The brake light switch may have been over-tightened during production. This could result in a loss of brake fluid and subsequent reduction in braking performance.
2. There may be insufficient clearance between the fuel pipe and the bonnet. This could result in the abrasion of the fuel pipe, leading to a risk of fire.
3. The suspension swinging arm may not have the required strength and could consequently fail, affecting the directional control of the machine.

The recall affects Model Year 2016 – 2017 vehicles manufactured between 22. 4. 2014 and 26. 9. 2016.

Source: Alert 50/2016 A12/1652/16

More Details

Risk Fire
Product Motorcycle
Production period 22. 4. 2014 - 26. 9. 2016
Type/number of model Slingshot Model Years 2016 and 2017
Country of origin United States
Alert submitted by United Kingdom
Products were found and measures were taken also in see alert detail
Measures taken by economic operators Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
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What the owner should do?

If you read about a recall that you think may affect your motorcycle, you should make contact with a Polaris dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer.

Manufacturers offer an unlimited time for those repairs, meaning that second or third owners can still get a recalled motorcycle fixed at no charge.

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