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November 17, 2003

Polaris Has Recalled Motorcycles

(SafetyAlerts) - The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced.

Polaris Industries, Inc.

Models: Victory V92C Years: 1999-2001

Victory V92SC Years: 2000-2001

Victory V92DC Year: 2001

Number Potentially Involved: 9,120

Dates of Manufacture: July 1998 – July 2001

Defect: On certain motorcycles, the sidestand spring and/or the pin used to attach the spring to the frame may be damaged, allowing unintended deployment of the sidestand, increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy: Dealers will inspect and replace the sidestand spring and frame rail bracket. The manufacturer has not yet provided an owner notification schedule for this campaign. Owners may contact Polaris/Victory at 1-763-417-8650.

[NHTSA Recall No. 03V336/Polaris/Victory Recall No. V-03-05].

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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