PhotoYamaha Motor Corporation U.S.A., of Cypress, Calif., is recalling about 120 SRVenture DX snowmobiles.

The passenger handgrips can come loose during operation, increasing the risk that a passenger could lose balance and fall, resulting in severe injury.

No incidents or injuries are reported.

This recall involves 2018 model SRVenture DX (SRT1NJ) snowmobiles.

The recalled snowmobiles were sold in a gray and blue color and have a vehicle identification number (VIN) between 4UF8MU107JT000101 and 4UF8MU106JT000364. The model name can be found on the left and right sides of the front cowling.

The vehicle identification number (VIN) and the model name/code are stamped on the frame (tunnel) near the right foot well of the snowmobile.

The snowmobiles, manufactured in the U.S., were sold exclusively at Yamaha snowmobile dealers nationwide from October 2017, through June 2018, for about $14,600.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled snowmobiles and contact a Yamaha snowmobile dealer to schedule a free repair. Yamaha is contacting all registered owners directly.

Consumers may contact Yamaha at (800) 962-7926 anytime or online at and click on the “Product Recalls” tab at the bottom of the page for more information.

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