Polaris Recalls the Recall On Its 2015-17 Slingshots
The Part Replaced Under Recall May Be Defectiveby Allyn Hinton, on
If you had your Slingshot repaired under NHTSA recall No. 16V-255, you may be in for another trip to the dealer. Polaris Industries, Inc. is recalling 2015-2017 Slingshot vehicles that had their rear swingarm replaced in the prior recall. How embarrassing, guys. I mean, c’mon. Some of the swingarms previously replaced may not have sealing grommets installed. Without the sealing grommets, road debris could contaminate the rear wheel speed sensor, which could disable the ABS and Traction/Stability Control systems.
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What To Do
Polaris has not yet provided a notification schedule for the recall. Slingshot owners can contact Polaris customer service at 1-888-704-5290 and reference recall No. T-17-04. Alternately, owners can call the NHTSA Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov and reference NHTSA Campaign No. 17V357000.