PUBLISHES LIST OF FEBRUARY, 1999 RECALLS
Polaris Industries, Inc.
Models: Victory V92C Year: 1999
Number Involved: 715
Dates of Manufacture: October - December 1998
Defect: The fuel hose on this motorcycle may fail, resulting
in a fuel leak near the rear cylinder of the motorcycle and under the rider's seat. Fuel
leakage in the presence of an ignition source can result in a fire.
Remedy: Dealers will replace these fuel hoses. Owner notification began
Feb. 25, 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time
should contact Polaris/Victory at 1-612-417-8650.
[NHTSA Recall No. 99V032]
NHTSA said manufacturers are required to mail a
recall notice to all purchasers, owners and dealers when a safety defect or noncompliance
with federal safety standards is found. The agency urges owners to wait until they receive
notification from the manufacturer before contacting their dealers to schedule the repair
work. Not all vehicles of a particular make and model may be subject to the recall.