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CPSC Posts Polaris Snowmobile Recall to its Web Site


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WASHINGTON, Nov. 6, 2007; The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced today that the following voluntary recall alert was posted in cooperation with the firm listed below. Recalls can be viewed at http://www.cpsc.gov/.

  

  Company Name       Product Name   Quantity        Hazard

  Polaris            Snowmobiles    About 28,000    The fuel tank filler
  Industries Inc.,                                  neck can crack and
  of Medina, Minn.                                  separate allowing fuel
                                                    or fuel vapors to leak
                                                    from the fuel tank.
                                                    This poses a fire
                                                    hazard to consumers.

To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury, call CPSC's hotline at (800) 638-2772 or CPSC's teletypewriter at (800) 638-8270 or visit CPSC's Web site at www.cpsc.gov/talk.html. Consumers can obtain this release and recall information at CPSC's Web site at www.cpsc.gov.

CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7800