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Old 06-19-2017, 01:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Polaris recalls 13,000 youth quad bikes containing asbestos-laden parts
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Old 06-19-2017, 03:03 PM   #2 (permalink)
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How is that even possible in this day & age? Seriously?? I'm sure these are parts vended out to the lowest bidder, but ASBESTOS?
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Old 06-19-2017, 03:14 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Same as i was thinking, thought no one was allowed to use that shit anymore. wtf?
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Are the youth quads made by a different company? I had heard at one time the company made all ACAT, Polaris and Yamaha youth atvs?
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How is that even possible in this day & age? Seriously?? I'm sure these are parts vended out to the lowest bidder, but ASBESTOS?


In Canada they don't have to list it and it's legal up to 3% concentration, this according to my teacher when I was in trade school.
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If they are made in china who knows what kind of shit they are mixing in with it.
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In Canada they don't have to list it and it's legal up to 3% concentration, this according to my teacher when I was in trade school.
Huh ... that's interesting. Never would've guessed it would be legal, regardless of the concentration. Good to know

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In defense of Polaris they were probably just trying to get as much fire retardant on there as possible.
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