June 24, 2003
Polaris Has Recalled the 2003 Victory Vegas
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released the
Make : VICTORY Model : VEGAS Year : 2003
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 03V228000
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE: STORAGE: TANK ASSEMBLY
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 122
ON CERTAIN MOTORCYCLES WITH CALIFORNIA ENGINE CALIBRATION, THE FUEL TANK
VENT LINE COULD BE PLUGGED CAUSING POTENTIAL EXPULSION OF FUEL WHEN THE FUEL
CAP IS OPENED.
FUEL LEAKAGE IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.
DEALERS WILL TEST THE VENT LINES ON THE VEHICLES INVOLVED. FUEL TANKS WITH
PLUGGED VENT LINES WILL BE REPLACED. OWNER NOTIFICATION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN
DURING JULY 2003. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT VICTORY AT 1-763-417-8650.
POLARIS/VICTORY RECALL NO. V-03-03.
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