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2016 POLARIS SLINGSHOT Recall - Campaign #18V809000

 
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2016 POLARIS SLINGSHOT MOTORCYCLE RECALL - #18V809000

RECALL FOR BACK OVER PREVENTION : SENSING SYSTEM : CAMERA

Polaris Industries (Polaris) is recalling certain 2015-2016 Polaris Slingshot, Slingshot SL and Slingshot SL LE motorcycles equipped with a backup camera. The back-up camera may fail internally, possibly melting the voltage regulator and blowing the fuse for that circuit, thereby preventing the taillight from functioning properly. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment.

Information provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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Motorcycle 2016 POLARIS SLINGSHOT
Manufacturer Polaris Industries, Inc.
Manufactured between 3/4/2014 - 10/26/2015
Recalled on 11/20/2018
Influenced by Polaris Industries, Inc.
Owners Notified on n/a
# Affected 11,371
Recalled for BACK OVER PREVENTION: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA
Description Polaris Industries (Polaris) is recalling certain 2015-2016 Polaris Slingshot, Slingshot SL and Slingshot SL LE motorcycles equipped with a backup camera. The back-up camera may fail internally, possibly melting the voltage regulator and blowing the fuse for that circuit, thereby preventing the taillight from functioning properly. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment.
Consequences The melted voltage regulator can increase the risk of a fire. The loss of a tail light can increase the risk of a crash.
Corrective action Polaris will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and replace the back-up camera, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin January 2, 2019. Owners may contact Polaris at 1-855-863-2284. Polaris' number for this recall is T-18-04.
Notes Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
See also 2016 POLARIS SLINGSHOT Recall for ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

2016 POLARIS SLINGSHOT Recall for EXTERIOR LIGHTING, HEADLIGHTS

2016 POLARIS SLINGSHOT Recall for SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

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2016 POLARIS SLINGSHOT Recall for POWER TRAIN, DRIVELINE

2016 POLARIS SLINGSHOT Recall for SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC, ANTILOCK, WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

2016 POLARIS SLINGSHOT Recall for TRACTION CONTROL SYSTEM

2016 POLARIS SLINGSHOT Recall for SEAT BELTS

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