PissedConsumer.com strives to provide consumers with the right information to make informed purchasing decisions. Our website collected and compiled various consumer reviews about Polaris Industries and Kawasaki as well as customer ratings and recommendations for these brands. Each brand score is calculated based on set of relevant criteria and displays company performance over time.

Polaris Industries

Polaris Industries and Kawasaki Overview

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Polaris Industries was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Aug 2, 2011 and since then this brand received 74 reviews. It is 25 reviews more than Kawasaki received since Feb 27, 2008. According to received "Issue Resolved" consumers' votes, a consumer is more likely to resolve issues with Kawasaki customer support team than with Polaris Industries customer service.

Polaris Industries and Kawasaki Consumer Ratings

29 out of 226 in Motorcycles and ATVs category
32 out of 226 in Motorcycles and ATVs category
Product or Service Quality
23 in category
20 in category
Turnaround Time
13 in category
24 in category
Price Affordability
35 in category
21 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Polaris Industries ranks 3 points higher in the Motorcycles and ATVs category than Kawasaki. People gave Polaris Industries 1.4 stars for Product or Service Quality criterion in Motorcycles and ATVs category and it is 28 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Kawasaki was rated 1.6 stars for Product or Service Quality criterion in this category and it is 31 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Turnaround Time criterion, than we see that Polaris Industries has a higher rating than Kawasaki. Regarding Price Affordability criterion, consumers gave Polaris Industries 1.9 stars and it is 67% worse than other in category. Kawasaki however was rated 2.8 stars and it is 59% greater than other in category.

Polaris Industries and Kawasaki Rating Details

Product or Service Quality
1.4 (42 reviews)
1.6 (11 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

This occurred just a few months after the service at the dealership. The air filter disintegrated and part of the filter was sucked into the engine and caused catastrophic engine failure. Long story short, POLARIS industries would not honor their warranty and placed the blame on me for not checking...


...Your product is no better than the warranty and your word. I will never purchase a Kawasaki product again!..

Turnaround Time
1.7 (34 reviews)
1 (8 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

At this time I had already bought a bikini top, bottom of side doors, and a windshield. These were already at my house as I purchased them with after buying my razor. Moving to the following week, I called the representative on 5/7/2019 to let her know my razor is going to be fixed and I'm picking...

Karen C

...Will not go into 4 wheel drive most of the time . I took in for repair and showed them the problem . They called back and said they fixed the problem by adjusting the carburetor idle screw...

Thomas P
Price Affordability
1.9 (34 reviews)
2.8 (9 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Crossing a creek when the front wheels contacted the bank there was a loud crack and shortly thereafter the drive input to the front differential fell out with part of the case still attached to it along with the input gear. The machine was 6 months old so it was warranties. Now 2 years later the...

Roger G

I purchased a 2019 bruteforce in mid june fourth of july weekend started having noise at 100 miles thdealer said it was a clutch noise after repeatedly bringing it back for three months they determined it was a motor noise.its been at the dealership for over a month now.its actually been at the...

jamie p

Polaris Industries and Kawasaki Pros and Cons

  • Dealership
  • Rides good many options
  • Looks good on paper
  • When it did work
  • Staff personel
  • Was a name i recogni
  • Poor customer service
  • Polaris quality
  • No offer to completely replace defective vehicle
  • Product
  • Parts selection
  • Kawasaki 300 ultra jet ski

Polaris Industries and Kawasaki Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews

Just a quick note that I traveled @ 61 & 1/2 years of age 1702 miles back from my dealer in Florida to Maine. If there...


I bought a 2018 Mule sx 4x4 xc se to use in northern wi. to plow the driveway, things were great until it got below 10 d...

Polaris Industries and Kawasaki Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews

Bought a 2015 ranger 570 in jan.2015..
Paid cash for april delivery.Called dealer 1 week and told them exactly what time...


Kawasaki FX921V, head gasket failure on Toro Zmaster mower in 600 hours. Motors are junk, in 2700 hours we have put 3...

Polaris Industries and Kawasaki Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews

I have owned 3 polaris rangers a 2008, 2016, 2019, all three have had multiple part failures during the warranty...

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Bought a Husqvarna Zero Turn mower for $4,000. In 11 months and 50 hrs operation the engine "ingested dust through air...

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Polaris Industries and Kawasaki Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Polaris Industries Atv (8 reviews)
  • Polaris Industries Ranger Xp900 Utility Vehicle (6 reviews)
  • Polaris Industries Ranger Xp1000 Utility Vehicle (6 reviews)
  • Kawasaki Atv (4 reviews)
  • Kawasaki Lawn Mower Engine (2 reviews)
  • Kawasaki Fuel Pump (1 review)