Polaris Recalls Scrambler All-Terrain Vehicles Due to Crash Hazard

Name of product: Polaris Scrambler all-terrain vehicle (ATVs)

Hazard: The throttle release switch can fail, posing a crash hazard.

Remedy: Repair

Recall date: August 8, 2017, Recall number: 17-203

Consumer Contact: Polaris at 800-765-2747 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.polaris.com and click on “Off Road Safety Recalls” at the bottom of the page for more information.

Recall Details


This recall involves all model year 2014 through 2017 Scrambler XP 1000 all-terrain vehicles. “Polaris” is stamped on the front grill and rear panel, and “Scrambler XP” on the center panel. The ATVs were sold in black, lime, red and white. Model numbers A14GH9EAW, A15SVE95AW, A16SVE95AM, A16SVE95AA, and A17SVE95AM are included in this recall. The model number is located on the fuel tank cover. To check for recalled vehicles by vehicle identification number (VIN) visit www.polaris.com

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ATVs and contact Polaris to schedule a free repair.

Incidents/Injuries: Polaris has received nine reports of the throttle release switch failing, including two minor injuries.

Sold At: Polaris dealers nationwide from April 2013 through June 2017 for about $13,300.

Manufacturer(s): Polaris Industries Inc., of Medina, Minn.

Manufactured In: U.S.

Units: 2,800

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