Polaris Industries, a Minnesota powersports leader has announced two more recalls due to fire, burn and crash hazards.
The first recall involves all 2015 Polaris Ranger XP 900, XP 900 EPS, and CREW 900 recreational off-highway vehicles (ROVs). The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) said a heat shield can fall off the vehicle, posing fire and burn hazards to riders. Polaris has received 13 incident reports involving the ROVs, including five reports of fires. No injuries have been reported.
The other recall includes 2017 Polaris Sportsman 450, 570, 850, 1000 and Scrambler 1000 model ATVs. Polaris is aware of 15 reports of the electronic power steering unit malfunctioning. No injuries have been reported.
The company is contacting all known purchasers about the recalls and allowing customers to schedule a free repair to correct the problems. The vehicles were made in both the U.S. and Mexico. Polaris has issued more than a dozen recalls since 2015, will release its first quarter 2017.