PhotoPolaris Industries of Medina, Minn., is recalling about 1,300 model year 2018 RZR XP Turbo S recreational off-highway vehicles (ROVs).

In the event of a high-speed rollover, the rollover protection structure (ROPS) can fracture, providing inadequate protection during a rollover.

The firm has received six reports of rollover protection structures fracturing during rollovers. Polaris also has received one report of an injury but does not attribute it to ROPS fractures.

This recall involves model year 2018 RZR XP Turbo S recreational off-highway vehicles (ROVs) sold in red and blue.

The recalled vehicles have “POLARIS” printed on the front grille, “POLARIS” printed beneath the doors, and “RZR” printed on the rear fenders.

The vehicle identification number (VIN) and model number can be found on a label affixed to the vehicle frame in the left front wheel well.

Polaris Model Year 2018 RZR XP Turbo S

Year

Model Number

Model/Color

2018

Z18VEL92BR

RZR XP TURBO S WITH RIDE CMD AND LV INDY RED

2018

Z18VEL92BK

RZR XP TURBO S WITH RIDE CMD AND LV POL BLUE

 

The ROVs, manufactured in Mexico, were sold at Polaris dealers nationwide from January 2018, through August 2018, for about $27,500.

What to do

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

Consumers may 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, consumers should check their vehicle identification number (VIN) on the “Product Safety Recalls” page to see if their vehicle is included in any recalls.


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