May 21, 2002
Polaris Has Recalled Various 2002 Victory Models
Polaris Has Recalled Various 2002
Victory Models because there may be an increased risk of fire.
Number of Units Affected: 1320
Manufactured: 08/2001 - 04/2002
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: MOTORCYCLES. THE FUEL RAIL ASSEMBLY CONTAINS A SCHRADER
VALVE THAT PERMITS A DIAGNOSTIC CHECK OF FUEL PRESSURE AT THE FUEL RAIL
DURING ENGINE OPERATION. IF THE SCHRADER VALVE IS NOT ADEQUATELY TIGHTENED,
THAT CONDITION SHOULD BE DETECTED BY THESE TESTS.
IF THE SCHRADER VALVE IS NOT PROPERLY TIGHTENED, FUEL LEAKAGE COULD RESULT
INCREASING THE RISK OF A FIRE.
DEALERS WILL INSPECT ALL MOTORCYCLES AND REPLACE THE FUEL RAILS AS
NECESSARY.OWNER NOTIFICATION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING MAY 2002. OWNERS
WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE
DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD
CONTACT VICTORY AT 1-715-294-5331.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 02V122000.
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Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!
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