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

Name of Product:

Off-road side-by-side vehicles

Hazard:

The recalled Vehicles may have a damaged fuel tank causing fuel to leak, posing fire and explosion hazards.

recall date:

May 12, 2022

recall details

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). The side-by-side vehicles were sold in silver, white, black, yellow, gray and blue colors. The model name Wolverine RMAX is printed on the right and left sides of the vehicles. The model number is located on top of the airbox. The Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) can be found on the vehicle frame behind the left rear wheel. VIN numbers included in this recall are ***AN44Y***101342 ***AN39Y***102877. The VIN range is sequential in the 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 firm has received two reports of the fuel tanks being assembled incorrectly. There were no incidents of fuel leakage, and no injuries have been reported.

Sold At:

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 USA, of Cypress, Calif.

Manufactured In:

United States

fast track branding

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 US CPSC

The US 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.

For life-saving information:

Report to unsafe product