Thousands of Yamaha and E-Z Go golf carts & transport vehicles recalled

Posted at 5:43 AM, Jul 01, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-01 05:43:14-04

BETHESDA, Md. — The Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced two new recalls this week, both impacting several varieties of golf carts for differing reasons.

Below is the information on both recalls.

Recalled E-Z Go golf cart

E-Z Go golf cars, shuttles and off-road utility vehicles — The gas tank can leak, posing a fire hazard.  About 8,200 units are impacted in this recall.  No injuries have been reported at this time.  E-Z Go is offering free repairs to remedy the issue.  Click here for more information on this recall.

Recalled Yamaha Golf Cart

Yamaha Golf Cars and Personal Transportation Vehicles (PTV) — The front wheel hubs on the golf cars and PTVs can crack causing the front wheels to detach, posing a crash hazard that could result in injury or death to the user or bystander.  About 2,000 units are impacted.  No injuries have been reported.  Yamaha is offering free repairs as a remedy.  Click here for more information on this recall.