Arctic Cat Recalls Utility Vehicle for Oil Leak that Poses a Fire Hazard
Image: Consumer Product Safety Commission
September 11, 2014

Arctic Cat is recalling its Wildcat Trail and Wildcat Trail XT side-by-side vehicles after reports of leaking oil.

The company received 60 reports of oil leaking from oil cooler lines that resulted in one fire. About 5,600 vehicles are affected by the recall.

Owners should stop using the recalled vehicles immediately and contact an Arctic Cat dealer to schedule a free repair.

This recall involves all 2014 Arctic Cat Wildcat Trail and Wildcat Trail XT side-by-side utility vehicles with Vehicle Identification Numbers (VIN) 000001 through 316232. The VIN is located on the frame tube near the driver's side front wheel. These units were sold in red, green, lime green, team arctic green and mat black.

They were sold exclusively at Arctic Cat dealers nationwide from December 2013 through July 2014 for about $11,400 to $12,400.

Artic Cat can be contacted by phone at (800) 279-6851.