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Motorcycle Recall - Victory

NHTSA Campaign ID:  11V305000
Component:  Steering: Wheel and Handle Bar
Manufacturer:  Polaris Industries, INC
Recall Date: 05/31/2011
Potential Number of Units Affected: 840
Defect Summary:
Polaris is recalling certain model year 2011 Victory Cross Country motorcycles manufactured from January 1, through April 11, 2011. The handlebar clamps and/or risers may have been machined incorrectly which could cause the handlebars to slip in the clamps.
Consequence Summary:
This could cause the operator to lose control, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash.
Corrective Summary:
Polaris will notify owners, and dealers will test and replace defective riser/clamp assemblies, free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin during June 2011. Owners may contact Victory Consumer Service at 1-888-704-5290.

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