BRP Recalls Ski-Doo Snowmobiles Due to Fire Hazard

The fuel pump fittings can make contact with the oil tank and break, causing a fuel leak.

Fecha del retiro: febrero 07, 2013
Número del retiro: 13-723
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  • Freeride Racing

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    Freeride Racing

  • Grand Touring

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    Grand Touring

  • GSX

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  • MX Z

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    MX Z

  • Renegade

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    Renegade

  • Skandic Tundra

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    Summit

Resumen del retiro

Nombre del producto:

Ski-Doo® snowmobiles

Riesgo:

The fuel pump inlet fitting can come into contact with the oil tank and break, leading to a fuel to leak, which poses a fire hazard.

Contacto para los consumidores:

BRP toll-free at (888) 638-5397 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday, or online at www.ski-doo.com and click on “recall information” under the owner center for more information.

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Detalles del retiro

Unidades

About 10,200

Descripción

The snowmobile has the model name printed on the vehicle’s side panel. The 2013 models included in the recall are:

Name

Engine Type

Freeride™

800R E-TEC

Grand Touring LE

600HO E-TEC

GSX® LE

600HO E-TEC

GSX® SE

600HO E-TEC

GSX® SE

800R E-TEC

MX Z® TNT®

600HO E-TEC

MX Z® TNT®

800R E-TEC

MX Z® X®

800R E-TEC

MX Z® X®

600HO E-TEC

MX Z® X-RS®

800R E-TEC

MX Z® X-RS®

600HO E-TEC

Renegade® Adrenaline

800R E-TEC

Renegade® Adrenaline

600HO E-TEC

Renegade® Backcountry™

800R E-TEC

Renegade® Backcountry™

600HO E-TEC

Renegade® Backcountry™ X®

800R E-TEC

Renegade® Backcountry™ X®

600HO E-TEC

Renegade® X®

800R E-TEC

Renegade® X®

600HO E-TEC

Skandic® Tundra® Xtreme

600HO E-TEC

Summit® SP

800R E-TEC

Summit® SP

600HO E-TEC

Summit® X®

800R E-TEC

Incidentes/Lesiones

The firm has received three reports of fires. No injuries have been reported.

Remedio

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled vehicles and contact a BRP dealer to schedule a free repair.  BRP has notified registered consumers directly about this recall.

Vendido en

Ski-Doo dealers nationwide from March 2012 through January 2013 from about $8000 to $12,000.

Fabricado por

Bombardier Recreational Products Inc., of Valcourt, Canada

Fabricación en

Canada

  • Freeride Racing

  • Grand Touring

  • GSX

  • MX Z

  • Renegade

  • Skandic Tundra

  • Summit