GEM eL XD 2016: WHEELS:LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS
|Make : GEM||Model : eL XD||Year : 2016|
|Build Dates : 2015-05-29 - 2017-03-29|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V279000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2017-06-08||Date Received by ODI: 2017-04-26||Date Added to Database: 2017-04-27|
|Manufacturers Involved: Polaris Inc.|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: L-17-01|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1254|
Polaris Industries, Inc. "Polaris" is recalling certain 2016-2017 GEM E2, E4, E6, and ELXD electric vehicles, equipped with steel wheels. The lug nuts on the front wheels may loosen, potentially resulting in a front wheel detaching from the vehicle.
If a wheel separates from the vehicle, it can increase the risk of a crash.
GEM will notify owners, and dealers will replace the lug nuts, and inspect the wheels. The recall began June 8, 2017. Owners may contact GEM Consumer Service Department at 1-855-743-3436. Polaris' number for this recall is L-17-01.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
|Regulation Part Number:||Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:|
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.