Polaris has recalled about 43,000 Ranger 570 ROV utility vehicles. The ROVs can overheat during heavy engine loading, slow-speed intermittent use and/or high outdoor temperatures, and catch fire.
This recall involves 2015 and 2016 model year Polaris Ranger 570 recreational off-highway vehicles (ROVs). They have either two or four seats and a rear box. “Ranger” is printed on the rear box and “570” is printed on the hood. “Polaris” is stamped onto the front grill. The ROVs were sold in several colors.
Polaris has received seven reports of the recalled ROVs overheating and catching on fire. No injuries have been reported.
The units were sold at Polaris dealers nationwide from August 2014 through June 2016 for between $10,000 and $12,500.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ROVs and contact Polaris to schedule a free repair. Polaris is contacting all known purchasers directly.
These utility vehicles were manufactured in Mexico.
Visit the CPSC website for more information.