A product safety recall has been issued for Polaris Sales Australia Pty Ltd — Polaris Sportsman.
Sportsman 450 HO, Sportsman 570 EPS, Sportsman 570 SP, Sportsman 570 6X6, Sportsman 1000 XP Touring, Sportsman 1000 XP, Sportsman 850 SP
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What are the defects?
The Electronic Power Steering (EPS) units have a mainboard wire connector that could potentially become loose during operation, which may result in erratic EPS operation.
What are the hazards?
This may cause a loss of control of the vehicle, posing a safety risk to vehicle occupants.
What should consumers do?
Consumers will be contacted by direct mail. Consumers should contact their local Polaris ATV dealer to arrange an appointment to have the vehicle inspected and repaired.
Consumers can call the Customer Service Department on 03 9394 5610 for further information. For assistance contacting or locating a Polaris dealer, consumers should call 1300 654 142 or click here.
Supplier: Polaris Sales Australia Pty Ltd
Traders who sold this product: Authorised Polaris dealers
Where the product was sold: Nationally
Dates available for sale: 1 January 2017 - 18 April 2017
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (link is external) is the responsible regulator for this recall.