Yamaha Golf Car Company Recall Golf Cars, Personal Transportation Vehicles And Umax Due to Crash and Injury Hazards and Risk of Death

WASHINGTON, D.C. – July 6, 2023 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –

Yamaha Recall Summary

Name of Product: Model Year 2023 Yamaha Golf Car, Personal Transportation Vehicles (PTV) and Umax

Hazard: The accelerator spring can become dislodged, allowing the accelerator pedal not to return to the resting position, posing crash and injury or death hazards.

Remedy: Repair

Recall Date: July 06, 2023

Units: About 11,000 (In addition, about 2,200 were sold in Canada)

Consumer Contact: Yamaha toll-free at 866-747-4027 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at https://yamahagolfcar.com/ or https://www.yamahamotorsports.com/motorsports/pages/cpsc-recall-alerts and click on CPSC Recall Alerts tab for more information.

Yamaha Recall Details

In Conjunction With: CANADA

Description: This recall involves model year 2023 Golf Car and Personal Transportation vehicles. The vehicles were sold in various colors including white, blue, green and orange. The model name is located on the left and right side of the vehicle and the serial number can be found on the frame under the operator’s seat.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled 2023 Yamaha Golf Car, PTV and Umax and contact Yamaha for a free inspection and repair. Yamaha is contacting known purchasers directly.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported

Sold At: Yamaha Golf-Car dealerships and distributors nationwide from August 2022 through March 2023 for between $6,200 and $9,700.

Manufacturer(s): Yamaha Motor Powered Products Co. LTD., of Japan

Manufactured In: Japan

Recall number: 23-772

About the U.S. CPSC

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risk of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product-related 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 injuries associated with consumer products over the past 50 years.

Federal law prohibits any person from selling products subject to a Commission ordered recall or a voluntary recall undertaken in consultation with the CPSC.

Source: U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission