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Safety Alert

Club Car Recalls Gas Golf and Transport Vehicles Due to Fire Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of product: Precedent Gas Golf and Transport Vehicles

Hazard: An improperly factory-installed hose clamp can rub and wear a hole in the fuel tank, causing a leak and posing a fire hazard.

Remedy: Repair

Consumer Contact: Club Car toll-free at 888-227-7925 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.clubcar.com and click on "Safety Info" at the bottom of the page for more information.

Units: About 11,600

Description: The 2014-2016 Precedent gas golf and transport vehicles, which vary in size, models and colors, are used for short-distance transportation. The recalled vehicles can be identified by the model and serial numbers. Serial numbers are above and to the right of the accelerator pedal. The model number is the first two letters of the serial number. Recalled models and serial numbers include:

Model

Model Number

Serial Number Range

Precedent 12 Gas

SL

1438-497172 to 1604-619273

Precedent 12L Gas

SM

1503-527138 to 1603-619240

Precedent 12 4 Passenger Gas

SN

1502-525626 to 1604-619488

Precedent 12 Signature Gas

SU

1516-545869 to 1603-618029

Precedent 12 Signature 4 Passenger Gas

SV

1506-530816 to 1546-608008

Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received three reports that the air intake hose clamp rubbed the fuel tank. No incidents of fire or injuries have been reported.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the vehicles and contact Club Car to schedule a free repair. Club Car is contacting owners of the recalled golf and transport vehicles directly.

Sold at: Authorized Club Car dealers nationwide between July 2014 and August 2015 for between $5,000 and $9,000.

Manufacturer: Club Car LLC, of Augusta, Ga.

Manufactured in: United States