Polaris Recalls Scrambler All-Terrain Vehicles Due to Crash Hazard
The throttle release switch can fail, posing a crash hazard
Polaris has issued a recall for approximately 2,800 Polaris Scrambler all-terrain vehicles (ATVs). The throttle release switch on the affected ATVs can fail, posing a crash hazard.
Recalled product details
This recall involves all model year 2014 through 2017 Scrambler XP 1000 all-terrain vehicles. Polaris is stamped on the front grill and rear panel, and Scrambler XP can be found on the center panel.
The impacted Scrambler ATVs were sold in black, lime, red, and white. Model numbers A14GH9EAW, A15SVE95AW, A16SVE95AM, A16SVE95AA and A17SVE95AM are included in this recall. The model number is located on the fuel tank cover.
The recalled ATVs were sold at Polaris dealers nationwide from April 2013 through June 2017 for about $13,300 each.
To date, Polaris says that it has received nine reports of the throttle release switch failing, including two minor injuries.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ATVs and contact Polaris to schedule a free repair.
For further details on this recall, contact Polaris at (800) 765-2747.