Yamaha Recalls Wolverine RMAX Off-Road Side-by-Side Vehicles Due to Fire and Explosion Hazards (Recall Alert)

  • Recalled Yamaha Motors USA Off-Road Side-by-Side Vehicle

Product Name:

Off-road side-by-side vehicles

Hazard:

The recalled vehicles may have a damaged fuel tank causing a fuel leak, posing a fire and explosion hazard.

Reminder date:

May 12, 2022

Recall Details

The description:

This recall involves off-road side-by-side vehicles with model numbers YXF10WPZMG (Wolverine RMAX 4 SE), YXF10WPLML (Wolverine RMAX 4 LE), YXF10WPAMS (Wolverine RMAX 4), YXE10WPZMG (Wolverine RMAX 2 SE), YXE10WPAMS/YXE10WPAMW ( Wolverine RMAX 2) and YXE10WPLML (Wolverine RMAX 2 LE). Side-by-side vehicles were sold in silver, white, black, yellow, gray and blue. The Wolverine RMAX model name is printed on the right and left sides of the vehicles. The model number is located on the top of the airbox. The Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is located on the vehicle frame behind the left rear wheel. The VIN numbers included in this recall are ***AN44Y***101342 ***AN39Y***102877. VIN range is sequential in last six digits 101342-102877.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled vehicles and contact an authorized Yamaha dealer to schedule a free inspection and repair. Yamaha is contacting all registered owners directly.

Incidents/Injuries:

The company received two reports of improperly assembled fuel tanks. There were no fuel leak incidents and no injuries were reported.

Sold to :

Yamaha side-by-side dealers nationwide from February 2021 through July 2021 for between $22,700 and $26,700.

Manufacturer(s):

Yamaha Motor Manufacturing Corp of America, of Newnan, Georgia

Importer(s):

Yamaha Motor Corporation United States, of Cypress, California.

Made in :

United States

accelerated marking

This recall was done, voluntarily by the company, as part of CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Expedited recalls are initiated by companies, who agree to work with the CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.

About US CPSC

The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is responsible for 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 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 anyone from selling products that are the subject of a Commission-ordered recall or a voluntary recall initiated in consultation with the CPSC.

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