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April 29, 2003

Polaris Industries Has Recalled Certain 2002 Victory Motorcycles

(SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released the following information.

Polaris Industries, Inc.

Models: Victory Standard Cruiser Year: 2002

Victory Deluxe Cruiser Year: 2002

Victory Touring Cruiser Year: 2002

Victory Deluxe Touring Cruiser Year: 2002

Number Potentially Involved: 1,786

Dates of Manufacture: December 2000 – May 2002

Defect: On certain motorcycles, under certain conditions, the outlet port of the fuel pump may dislodge from the pressure regulator housing, reducing fuel pressure at the fuel rail and causing the engine to stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy: Dealers will rework the fuel pumps. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification is expected to begin during April 2003. Owners may contact Victory at 1-763-417-8650.

[NHTSA Recall No. 03V111/Polaris/Victory Recall No. V-02-06].

Important Note Regarding Auto Recalls
Frequently SafetyAlerts will list auto recalls before
your dealer will know about them. If you have a vehicle
affected by one of these posted recalls be sure and
write down the NHTSA 
If your dealer doesn't know about the recall when you
check, ask them how they are notified of recalls and
when the next update is due.

Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!

How many did you hear about?

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