Yamaha Motor Corporation U.S.A., of Cypress, Calif., is recalling about 1,500 Yamaha Grizzly ATVs and Wolverine X2 Side-by-Side Vehicles (ROV).
Purchasers were given a defective owner’s manual which shows the correct model on the cover, but the contents are for another model.
No incidents or injuries are reported
This recall involves various models of 2019 model Grizzly ATVs and Wolverine X2 Side-by-Side vehicles (ROVs).
The prefix and serial number of the vehicles are stamped into the frame as part of the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN). The VIN is located on the left front frame on ATVs and the left rear frame on side-by-sides (ROVs). The prefix is the 4th through 8th digit of the VIN, and the serial number is the last six digits.
Model, prefix and serial numbers are listed in this chart:
PRIMARY ID NUMBER
Wolverine X2 Side-by-Side Vehicles (ROVs)
PRIMARY ID NUMBER
Yamaha and either the Grizzly or Wolverine X2 are printed on the side of the vehicles. The model number is printed on the vehicle’s emission control information label.
The ATVs and ROVs, manufactured in Japan and assembled in the U.S., were sold exclusively at Yamaha ATV and Side-by-Side dealers nationwide.
Grizzly ATVs were sold from June 2018, through May 2019, for between $9,900 and $10,500.
Wolverine X2 Side-by-Sides ROVs were sold from June 2018, through May 2019, for between $12,700 and $15,300.
What to do
Consumers should immediately contact Yamaha for a free replacement owner’s manual. Yamaha is contacting all registered owners directly by U.S. mail. The envelope from Yamaha contains a free replacement owner’s manual.
Consumers may contact Yamaha at (800) 962-7926 anytime or online at www.yamahamotorsports.com and click on “CPSC Alerts” at the bottom of the page for more information.