Skip to main content

Snowboard Boots with Boa Secondary Reels

  • M3v2 reels
  • Snowboots
Name of Product:
Snowboard Boots with Boa Secondary Reels
The secondary reel can become stuck in the open position, causing the fit at the forefoot of the boot or tongue to loosen and posing a fall hazard.
Recall Date:
February 18, 2016
About 33,000 (in addition, about 4,500 in Canada)
Consumer Contact

Boa Technology, Inc., toll free at 1-844-203-1297, email at or online at and click on "2015/16 Snowboard + Ski Boot Secondary Reel Recall" for more information. 

Recall Details


This recall involves snowboard boots with the M3v2 secondary reel dials, which are used to adjust the fit at the forefoot and tongue of the boots. This recall involves all sizes and colors of the following snowboard boot brand models containing the M3v2 reel:


-    32 (Binary)

-    Burton (Photon, Concord, Felix)

-    DC (Control)

-    DeeLuxe (Spark Summit, Vicious)

-    Flow (Helios Focus)

-    Head (Six Boa Focus)

-    K2 (Darko)

-    Ride (Fuze, Lasso, Triad, Hera, Norris)

-    Rome (Inferno, Memphis)

-    Salomon (Dialogue Focus)

-    Scarpa (EVO F1)


If the M3v2 reel has an adhesive sticker dot on the front, then the recalled dial has already been replaced and nothing further needs to be done.


Consumers should immediately stop using the snowboard boots and contact the retailer where the boots were purchased or Boa for a free repair kit. Free replacement reels and a repair tool will be provided with instructions. A repair video is also available at


The firm received two reports of incidents. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At:
REI and other retailers nationwide and online, including at and, from June 2015 through October 2015 for between $100 to $750.
Boa Technology, Inc., of Denver, Colo.
Manufactured In:
Recall number:

Note: Individual Commissioners may have statements related to this topic. Please visit to search for statements related to this or other topics.

If you are experiencing issues with a recall remedy or believe a company is being non-responsive to your remedy request, please use this form and explain the situation to CPSC.
About the U.S. CPSC

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risk of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product-related incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC's work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of injuries associated with consumer products over the past 50 years.

Federal law prohibits any person from selling products subject to a Commission ordered recall or a voluntary recall undertaken in consultation with the CPSC.

For lifesaving information:
Choose Your Recall Emails Get Notified About Each Recall via Email.
Report an unsafe product