Hazard:
"Oil can leak into the engine compartment, posing a fire hazard to consumers. In addition, the fuel tank can come into contact with the engine posing a possibility of wearing through and fuel leakage."
Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
October 28, 2009
Units:
"About 3,000"

Recall Details

Description:
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The recall involves Model Year 2009 Arctic Cat Z1 Turbo, Z1 Turbo Sno Pro and TZ1 Turbo model snowmobiles. The model name and number are displayed on the side of vehicle and in the registration materials/owner’s manual.

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Remedy:

Consumers should stop using these snowmobiles immediately and contact their local Arctic Cat snowmobile dealer to schedule a free repair. Registered owners have been directly notified about this recall by mail.

Incidents/Injuries:

Arctic Cat has received 33 reports of oil leaks including eight vehicle fires. There have been no reports of fuel leakage from the tank wearing against the engine. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At:

Arctic Cat dealerships nationwide from June 2008 through July 2009 for between $12,500 and $14,300.

Manufacturer(s):
Arctic Cat Inc., of Thief River Falls, Minn.
Manufactured In:
United States
Recall number:
10-705