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Polaris Recalls Ranger Off-Road Vehicles and PRO XD and Bobcat Utility Vehicles Due to Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)

  • Recalled Model Year 2019 Polaris PRO XD 4000D
  • Recalled Model Year 2019 Polaris PRO XD 2000D
  • Recalled Model Year 2020 Polaris PRO XD 4000D
  • Recalled Model Year 2020 Polaris RANGER XP 1000
  • Recalled Model Year 2020 Polaris RANGER CREW XP 1000
  • Recalled Model Year 2020 Bobcat UV34
  • Recalled Model Year 2020 Bobcat UV34XL
  • Ranger, PRO XD and Bobcat models – VIN number location shown at #1
Name of Product:
Model Year 2020 Ranger XP 1000 and Ranger CREW XP 1000 Off-Road Vehicles, Model Years 2019 - 2020 PRO XD 4000D UTVs, Model Year 2019 PRO XD 2000D UTVs and Model Year 2020 Bobcat UV34 and UV34XL UTVs.
Hazard:

An improperly manufactured clutch component can cause the engine braking feature to fail, resulting in unexpected vehicle motion, posing a crash hazard.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall Date:
July 23, 2020
Units:
About 13,200 (In addition, 515 units were sold in Canada)
Consumer Contact

Polaris at 800-765-2747 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.polaris.com and click on “Off Road Safety Recalls” for more information.  In addition, check your vehicle identification number “VIN” on the “Product Safety Recalls” page to see if your vehicle is included in any recalls.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Model Year 2020 Ranger XP 1000 and Ranger CREW XP 1000 Off-Road Vehicles, Model Years 2019-2020 PRO XD 4000D UTVs, Model Year 2019 PRO XD 2000D, and Model Year 2020 Bobcat UV34 and UV34XL UTVs.  The vehicles were sold in maroon, black, sand, green, orange, blue, camo, gray and white colors and have two or four seats.  For PRO XD and Ranger models, “POLARIS” is stamped on the front grille and “POLARIS PRO XD” or “Ranger” is printed on the sides of the rear cargo area.  For Bobcat models, “Bobcat” is printed on the sides of the rear cargo area.  The VINs included in this recall can be found stamped into the left rear vehicle frame below the cargo box. 

The following model names are included in this recall:

YEAR MODEL NAME
2019 PRO XD 4000D
2019 PRO XD 2000D
2020 PRO XD 4000D
2020 Ranger XP 1000
2020 Ranger XP 1000 Crew
2020 Bobcat UV34
2020 Bobcat UV34XL
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled vehicles and contact a Polaris dealer to schedule a free inspection and repair, if needed.  Polaris is notifying dealers and contacting registered owners directly.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received 14 reports of unexpected motion or drive clutch locking, including one report of a crash resulting in property damage.  No injuries have been reported.

Sold At

Polaris dealers nationwide from September 2019 through April 2020 for between $14,600 and $26,300.

Manufacturer(s):

Polaris Industries Inc., of Medina, Minn.

Manufactured In:
United States and Poland
Recall number:
20-765
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This recall was conducted, voluntarily by the company, under CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.

About the U.S. CPSC
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years. Federal law bars any person from selling products subject to a publicly announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.
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