POLARIS SLINGSHOT 2018: SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR

Make : POLARIS Model : SLINGSHOT Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2016-03-15 - 2018-08-03
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V531000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-08-28 Date Received by ODI: 2018-08-15 Date Added to Database: 2018-08-17
Manufacturers Involved: Polaris Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: T-18-03
Component: SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 10658
Summary:
      Polaris Industries, Inc. "Polaris" is recalling certain 2017-2019 Polaris Slingshot S, Slingshot SL, Slingshot GT LE, and Slingshot SLR motorcycles. In the event of a crash, the seatbelt retractor on the side opposite of the impact may separate, preventing the seatbelt from locking.
Consequence:
      In the event of a crash, if the seat belt does not lock, the occupant may not be properly restrained, increasing their risk of injury.
Remedy:
      Polaris will notify owners, and dealers will install a kit that prevents the retractor from separating in the event of a crash, free of charge. The recall began August 28, 2018. Owners may contact Polaris customer service at 1-855-863-2284. Polaris' number for this recall is T-18-03.
Report Initiator: ODI 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.