Textron Specialized Vehicles of Augusta, Ga., is recalling about 20,573 gas-powered E-Z-GO, Cushman and Tracker brand off-road vehicles.
The starter generator wire can be improperly secured, allowing it to come into contact with the vehicle’s exhaust, posing a fire hazard.
The firm has received 13 reports of melted and/or burned wires and electrical components and loss of vehicle function in some cases, including one report of fire. No injuries have been reported.
This recall involves gas-powered E-Z-GO, Cushman and Tracker brand off-road vehicles manufactured from November 2018, through June 2019, with certain non-sequential serial numbers ranging from 3377720 to 3440924. The serial number is located on the kick panel below the driver side seat.
The vehicles, manufactured in the U.S., were sold at E-Z-GO, Cushman and Tracker off road dealerships nationwide from November 2018, through October 2019, for between $6,300 and $13,400.
What to do
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled off-road vehicles and contact Textron Specialized Vehicles for a free repair. Textron Specialized Vehicles is contacting all known purchasers directly.
Consumers may contact Textron toll-free at (888) 525-6040 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by email at email@example.com or online (for E-Z-Go) at https://ezgo.txtsv.com, click on “Owners” at the top of the page, then “Recall Information;” (for Cushman) at https://cushman.txtsv.com, click on Owners at the top of the page, then “Recall Information,” and (for Tracker) at www.trackeroffroad.com and click on “Recalls” at the bottom of the page.