American Suzuki Motor Corp. has recalled about 29,000 KingQuad ATVs because of a fire hazard.
The plastic fuel tanks in some KingQuad ATVs were improperly manufactured, and they can develop a fuel leak, posing a fire hazard. American Suzuki has received 19 reports of fuel leaking from KingQuads; no injuries have been reported.
The recalled units include: all 2008 to 2010 LT-A450X models, all 2009 to 2010 LT-A500X models, all 2008 to 2010 LT-A750X models and 2011 LT-A500X and LT-A750X models manufactured before Dec. 11, 2010. The ATVs were sold at dealerships from July 2007-February 2011. Suzuki is notifying all consumers who own recalled ATVs.
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