WASHINGTON, D.C. – August 13, 2021 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –
Loose rear wheel studs could result in wheel detachment, increasing the risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V629000
Manufacturer: Polaris, Inc.
Potential Number of Units Affected: 4,744
|POLARIS||SLINGSHOT||2020 – 2021|
Summary: Polaris, Inc. (Polaris) is recalling certain 2020-2021 Slingshot vehicles. The rear wheel studs may not have been fully pressed into the axle, possibly causing them to come loose.
Remedy: Dealers will inspect and as necessary, replace the rear axle/stud assembly, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a schedule for recall notification. Owners may contact Polaris customer service at 1-855-863-2284. Polaris’ number for this recall is T-21-01.
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.nhtsa.gov.
Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration