WASHINGTON, D.C. – September 25, 2020 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –
CFMOTO Recall Summary
Name of product: 2020 and 2021 ZFORCE 950 Sport Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles (ROVs)
Hazard: The throttle gas pedal can fail to return quickly to the idle position which can create a crash hazard if the vehicle does not slow down as quickly as expected by the driver when the gas pedal is released. The throttle gas pedal can fail to return quickly to the idle position which can create a crash hazard if the vehicle does not slow down as quickly as expected by the driver when the gas pedal is released.
Recall date: September 24, 2020
Units: About 627 (2020 ROVs were previously recalled for a fire hazard on 09/03/2020)
Consumer Contact: CFMOTO toll-free at 888-823-6686 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT, Monday through Friday, email at firstname.lastname@example.org or online at www.cfmotousa.com and go to Customer Care, then Vehicle Recall for more information.
CFMOTO Recall Details
Description: This recall involves the 2020 and 2021 ZFORCE 950 Sport ROV with a 963cc 4-cycle engine. Vehicles colors are red, silver or gray with the CFMOTO logo in the center of the front grille. The model name is located on each side of the vehicle doors. The model year 2020 ROVs will have the letter L in the 10th position of the vehicle identification number (VIN). The model year 2021 ROVs will have the letter M in the 10th position of the vehicle identification number (VIN). The VIN number is stamped on the right-side frame rail, behind the right rear tire.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ROVs and contact a CFMOTO dealer to schedule a free repair. CFMOTO is contacting all registered owners and dealers directly.
Incidents/Injuries: CFMOTO has received two reports of the throttle pedal assembly malfunctioning. No injuries have been reported.
Sold At: CFMOTO dealers nationwide from June 2020 through September 2020 for about $13,000.
Importer(s): CFMOTO Powersports Inc., of Plymouth, Minn.
Manufactured In: China
Recall number: 20-781
This recall was conducted, voluntarily by the company, under CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.
About the U.S. CPSC
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years.
Federal law bars any person from selling products subject to a publicly announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.
Source: U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission