April 29, 2003
Polaris Industries Has Recalled Certain 2002 Victory Motorcycles
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released the
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].
Regarding Auto Recalls
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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
CAMPAIGN ID Number.
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!
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