GEM eL XD 2011: STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

Make : GEM Model : eL XD Year : 2011
Build Dates : 2011-01-03 - 2016-03-30
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V485000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-12-18 Date Received by ODI: 2018-07-19 Date Added to Database: 2018-07-26
Manufacturers Involved: Polaris Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: L-18-03
Component: STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1946
Summary:
      Polaris Industries, Inc. "Polaris" is recalling certain 2011-2016 GEM E2, E2L, ELXD, and EL electric vehicles. The lower main frame tube may crack which can result in failure of the secondary upper cab frame.
Consequence:
      If the upper cab frame fails, it can increase the risk of injury or crash.
Remedy:
      Polaris will notify owners, and dealers will install an additional frame brace to the lower frame tubes, free of charge. The recall began December 18, 2018. Owners may contact Polaris customer service at 1-855-743-3436. Polaris' number for this recall is L-18-03.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
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.safercar.gov.