Fire Hazard Sparks Arctic Cat ROV Recall

on November 6, 2017

Arctic Cat is recalling 15,500 recreational off-highway vehicles (ROVs) in the U.S. and Mexico after receiving hundreds of complaints that the heat exhaust had melted plastic panels behind the driver and passenger seats. The company said it was aware of five fires, but no injuries.

Affected are:

  • Wildcat Trail, model years 2014-1017
  • Wildcat Sport, model years 2015-2017

Owners are urged not to drive the vehicles, but bring them immediately to dealers for repair. Questions? Consumers can call Arctic Cat at 800-279-6851, or visit the company’s customer care website.