CPSC, Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. Announce Recall of Snowmobiles

Originally issued October 1, 2004, Revised November 2, 2007
Alert #05-502
 

CPSC, Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. Announce Recall of Snowmobiles

Note: Phone Number Change.

The following product safety recall was conducted voluntarily by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. 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:

  • Ski-Doo® 2003 Grand Touring 800 SDI SE; Legend 800 SDI SE
  • Ski-Doo® 2004 Legend 600 HO SDI SE, SE GT, Sport and Sport GT; Legend 800 HO SDI SE and SE GT; MX Z X, Adrenaline and Renegade X; GSX Limited, Limited 1+1, Sport and Sport 1+1
  • Ski-Doo® 2005 MX Z Renegade

Units: About 3,163

Manufacturer/Importer: Bombardier Inc. and Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. (BRP), Quebec, Canada.

Hazard: The throttle lever could become stuck leading to loss of speed control and possible collision.

Incidents/Injuries: BRP has received two reports alleging stuck throttles. No injuries have been reported.

Description: BRP snowmobiles come in black, blue, gray, white, yellow and autumn/black. Recalled models are listed below in this table:

YEAR MODEL PACKAGE
MODEL NUMBER
2005 REV MX Z™ Renegade BX5A/BX5B
2004 REV MX Z X 2862/2863/2864/2865/2866/2867/2868/ 2869/2870/2871/2872/2873
Adrenaline 2874/2875/2876/2877/2878/2879/2880/2881
Renegade™ X 2996/2997/2998/4012/4013/4014/4015/ 4016/4017/4018
GSX™ Limited 2897/2898
Limited 1+1 2899/2900
Sport 2903/2904
Sport 1 + 1 2905/2906
2004 ZX Legend™ 600 HO SDI SE 2932/2933
SE GT 2934/2935
Sport 2936/2937
Sport GT 2938/2939
Legend™ 800 HO SDI SE 2928/2929
SE GT 2930/2931
2003 ZX Grand Touring™ 800 SDI SE 2426/2428/2645/2646
Legend 800 SDI SE 2372/2374/2642/2643

Sold at: Ski-Doo dealers nationwide between December 2002 and August 2004 for about $7,000 to $9,900.

Manufactured In: Canada

Remedy: Owners of affected units will be notified directly. Consumers should contact an authorized Ski-Doo dealer to schedule an appointment for repair, free of charge.

Consumer Contact: Contact Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. at (888) 638-5397 between 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. ET.

picture of recalled Snowmobile

picture of recalled Snowmobile

picture of recalled Snowmobile

picture of recalled Snowmobile