Yamaha Recalls Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles Due to Crash and Injury Hazards (Recall Alert)

Due to the extraordinary circumstances surrounding COVID-19, some of the remedies identified in recall press releases may not be available at this time. Consumers should check with recalling firms for further details.

It is important to remember that CPSC and recalling firms urge consumers not to use recalled products.

Recalled 2021 Yamaha Wolverine RMAX4 1000 (Model XF10WPAM )

Recalled 2021 Yamaha Wolverine RMAX4 1000 LE (Model YXF10WPLM)

Recalled 2021 Yamaha Wolverine RMAX4 1000 XT-R (Model YXF10WPZM)

Name of product:

Model Year 2021 Wolverine RMAX4 1000 Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles (ROVs)


The vehicles’ rear shock absorber mounts can break, posing crash and injury hazards.

Recall date:

February 11, 2021

Recall Details


This recall involves model year 2021 Wolverine 1000 RMAX4 recreational off-highway vehicles.  The side-by-side vehicles were sold in blue, green and gray.  The model name is shown on the side of the vehicle.  The Vehicle Identification Number can be found on the frame at the left rear.  The model number is located near the front left corner of driver’s seat.   

Model Year

Model Name

Model Number


Wolverine RMAX4 1000 XT-R


Wolverine RMAX4 1000 LE


Wolverine RMAX4 1000



Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ROVs and contact an authorized Yamaha dealer to schedule a free repair.  Yamaha is contacting all registered owners directly.  


Yamaha has received one report of the rear shock absorber breaking loose.  No injuries have been reported.

Sold At:

Yamaha dealers nationwide from October 2020 through December 2020 for between $21,300 and $25,300.


Yamaha Motor Corporation U.S.A., of Cypress, Calif.

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.