POLARIS SLINGSHOT 2018: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES

Make : POLARIS Model : SLINGSHOT Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2016-06-23 - 2018-05-03
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V321000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-06-05 Date Received by ODI: 2018-05-16 Date Added to Database: 2018-05-18
Manufacturers Involved: Polaris Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: T-18-02
Component: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 4342
Summary:
      Polaris Industries, Inc. "Polaris" is recalling certain 2017-2018 Polaris Slingshot, Slingshot SL, Slingshot SLR, Slingshot SL Icon, and Slingshot GT LE motorcycles. The brake pedals may have been incorrectly installed, allowing the brake pedal to separate from the brake master cylinder.
Consequence:
      If the brake pedal separates from the brake master cylinder, it would cause a loss of braking ability, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Polaris will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the engagement of the brake pedal retaining clip and reassemble it if necessary, free of charge. The recall began on June 5, 2018. Owners may contact Polaris customer service at 1-855-863-2284. Polaris' number for this recall is T-18-02.
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.