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Phoenix 200 All-Terrain Vehicles ATVs Recalled by Polaris Due to Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)

Phoenix 200 All-Terrain Vehicles ATVs Recalled by Polaris Due to Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)

Name of Product:

Model Year 2011-2021 Phoenix 200 ATV

Hazard:

The throttle speed control stop can break and become stuck, posing a crash hazard. 

Recall Date:

September 23, 2021

Units:

About 13,000 (In addition, 990 units were sold in Canada) (Some of these vehicles were previously recalled in July 2020 and April 2018

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves all model year 2011 through 2021 Phoenix 200 all-terrain vehicles (ATVs.) They were sold in red, blue or gray. “Polaris” is decaled on the front body and the sides of the ATV seats and “Phoenix 200” is decaled on the side panels. The Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is located on the vehicle’s front left frame.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled vehicles and contact Polaris to receive a free replacement throttle speed control bracket. Polaris is notifying dealers and contacting registered owners directly.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received 18 reports of throttle stop breaking or sticking, including one report of a crash which resulted in a minor injury.

Polaris dealers nationwide from September 2010 through June 2021 for between $3,500 and $4,300.

Importer(s):

Polaris Industries Inc., of Medina, Minn.

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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