Polaris is Recalling certain 2017 Slingshot, Slingshot SL, and Slingshot SLR vehicles

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 21, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

Loose Steering/Suspension Connections

Reduced steering and/or suspension performance can affect vehicle handling, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V158000

Manufacturer: Polaris Industries, Inc.

Components: STEERING, SUSPENSION

Potential Number of Units Affected: 254

Vehicle Make Model Model Year(s)
POLARIS SLINGSHOT 2017

Summary: Polaris Industries, Inc. (Polaris) is recalling certain 2017 Slingshot, Slingshot SL, and Slingshot SLR vehicles. Three of the bolted connections between the steering and the front suspension may have been insufficiently tightened, possibly resulting in a reduction of steering and/or front suspension performance.

Remedy: Polaris will notify owners, and dealers will replace the affected nuts and bolts, tightening them correctly, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Polaris customer service at 1-855-863-2284. Polaris’ number for this recall is T-17-01.

Notes: Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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