Garia Recalls Golf & Courtesy Electric Vehicles Due to Fire Hazard

Source: Consumer Recalls (CPCSC)
Thu May 14, 2020 12:00AM

Name of product: Garia Golf & Courtesy battery-powered electric vehicles Hazard:

A fuse can overheat and melt while the electric vehicle is charging, posing a fire hazard.

Remedy: Repair Recall date: May 14, 2020 Units: About 1,000 Consumer Contact:

Garia collect (281) 923-0291 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, e-mail at support-us@garia.com, or online at www.garia.com and click on "Safety Recall" for more information.

Recall Details Description:

This recall involves Garia model year 2010-2019 golf and courtesy battery-powered electric vehicles (BEV's). The models involved are as follows; Golf, Golf 2+2, Courtesy 4 and Courtesy 4+2. Garia VIN numbers are printed / etched on the chassis under the front seat cushion (see illustration below). The model year of your Garia can be identified by the 10th digit in the VIN number. The chart below can be used as a quick reference. The Serial numbers and date code range are: VIN numbers UJGDHSX1XAVXXXXXX - UJGDHSX1XKVXXXXXX are located under the vehicle's front seat.

(A to K) (2010-2019) 

  Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop charging these recalled golf and courtesy vehicles and contact Garia or a Garia dealer to schedule a free repair. Garia is contacting all known customers by direct mail and e-mail.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm is aware of five incidents of overheating and fire damage to the vehicles.  No injuries have been reported.

Sold At:

Garia dealers nationwide from January 2010 through September 2019 for between $15,000 and $75,000.

Manufacturer(s):

Garia A/S, of Denmark

Importer(s):

Garia Inc., of Houston, Texas

Manufactured In: Denmark Recall number: 20-122 Report an Incident Involving this Product Choose Your Recall Emails Related Recalls CFMOTO Recalls Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles Due to Crash Hazard (Recall Alert) (Recall Alert) Specialized Bicycle Components Recalls Sirrus Bicycles with Alloy Cranks Due to Fall and Injury Hazards Pedego Recalls Electric Bikes Due to Fall Hazard Cycling Sports Group Recalls Front Racks for Cannondale Treadwell Bicycles Due to Fall Hazard WHILL Recalls WHILL Personal Electric Vehicles Due to Crash and Injury Hazards This recall was conducted, voluntarily by the company, under CPSC's Fast Track Recall process. Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.

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