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Arctic Cat snowmobiles recalled

The tie-rod attachment can come loose

About 19,000 Arctic Cat snowmobiles are being recalled. The lower steering tie-rod attachment can loosen and cause loss of steering control, posing a crash hazard.

 The recall involves the 2012 model year of the F, XF, and M model snowmobiles.

ModelModel Name/Number
FF800 LXR, F1100 LXR, F800 Sno Pro, F1100 Turbos, F1100 Sno Pro/Limited/50th
XFXF800 LXR, XF1100 LXR, XF800 Sno Pro High Country, XF1100 Turbos, XF100 Limited/50th
MM800, M1100, M800 Sno Pro, M1100 Sno Pro/Limited/50th, M800 HCR, M1100 Turbos

The model name is located on each side of the hood. The snowmobiles were sold in a variety of these color combinations: black, white and orange, black and orange, black and green and white and green.

Arctic Cat has received four reports of incidents, including one complete loss of steering control. No injuries have been reported.

Consumers should immediately stop using these snowmobiles and contact their local Arctic Cat snowmobile dealer to schedule a free inspection and repair. Arctic Cat has notified owners of these snowmobiles directly by mail.

Consumer Contact: For additional information, call Arctic Cat at (800) 279-6851 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or visit the firm's website at www.arctic-cat.com

​About 19,000 Arctic Cat snowmobiles are being recalled. The lower steering tie-rod attachment can loosen and cause loss of steering control, posing a cras...

Yamaha recalls snowmobiles

The fuel hose joint can leak during operation

Yamaha Motor Corporation of Cypress, Calif., is recalling about 2,520 Yamaha snowmobiles.

The fuel hose joint can leak during operation, posing a fire hazard.

There have been four reports of fuel leakage. No injuries are reported.

This recall involves model year 2014 SR10R (SRViper), SR10RXS (SRViper RTX SE), SR10L (SRViper LTX), SR10LS (SRViper LTX SE) and SR10XS (SRViper XTX) snowmobiles and model year 2015 SR10LS (SRViper LTX SE) snowmobiles. They were sold in a variety of red, black, blue and white color combinations.

The VIN number is stamped on the tunnel near the right side footrest. The letter E in the 10th position of the VIN number indicates that the unit was made in the 2014 model year, and a letter F in the 10th position indicates that the unit was made in the 2015 model year. The model number can be found on the lower left and right cowling just below the word “YAMAHA.”

The snowmobiles, manufactured in the U.S., were sold at Yamaha snowmobile dealers nationwide from October 2013, through August 2014, for about $12,000 to $14,000.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled snowmobiles and contact their local Yamaha dealer to schedule a free repair. Yamaha is contacting its customers directly.

Consumers may contact Yamaha at (800) 962-7926 anytime.

Yamaha Motor Corporation of Cypress, Calif., is recalling about 2,520 Yamaha snowmobiles. The fuel hose joint can leak during operation, posing a fire haz...

Fuel leak prompts recall of Arctic Cat snowmobiles

Leaking fuel poses a fire hazard

Arctic Cat of Thief River Falls, Minn., is recalling about 3,260 Arctic Cat snowmobiles.

Fuel can leak from the fuel line assembly, posing a fire hazard.

No incidents or injuries have been reported.

This recall involves model year 2014 Arctic Cat XF 7000 and ZR 7000 and model year 2015 XF 7000 and ZR 7000 snowmobiles. They were sold in a variety of green, black, orange and white color combinations. All XF and ZR 2014 models are included in this recall.

Recalled 2015 model vehicles have the last six digits of the vehicle identification number (VIN) in the following ranges: 100920 through 100993 for the XF 7000 models and 100792 through 100919 for the ZR 7000.

The fourth and fifth digit of the VIN, “14” or “15,” correspond to the model year. The VIN appears on a sticker attached to the chassis near the rider’s right foot rest. The model name appears on the front sides of the snowmobile.

The snowmobiles, manufactured in the U.S., were sold exclusively at Arctic Cat dealers nationwide from June 2013, to August 2014, for between $12,000 and $14,500.

Consumers should stop using the recalled snowmobiles immediately and contact an Arctic Cat dealer to schedule a free repair. Arctic Cat is contacting its customers directly.

Consumers may contact Arctic Cat at (800) 279-6851 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday.

Arctic Cat of Thief River Falls, Minn., is recalling about 3,260 Arctic Cat snowmobiles. Fuel can leak from the fuel line assembly, posing a fire hazard. ...

Arctic Cat recalls snowmobiles

Fuel can leak from the fuel tank

Arctic Cat is recalling about 264 Arctic Cat snowmobiles

Fuel can leak from the fuel tank, posing a fire hazard.

No incidents or injuries have been reported.

This recall involves model year 2014 Arctic Cat 500 Sno Pro snowmobiles with model numbers S2014ACCPRUSG and S2014ACCPRPVG. The snowmobiles are green with SNO PRO, TEAM ARCTIC, and 500 printed on the front sides of the snowmobile. The name ARCTIC CAT is printed on the rear sides of the snowmobile. The model number is located in the owner’s manual.

The snowmobiles, manufactured in the U.S., were sold at Arctic Cat dealers nationwide from September 2013, to January 2014, for between $7,800 and $9,000.

Consumers should stop using the recalled snowmobiles immediately and contact an Arctic Cat dealer to schedule a free repair. Arctic Cat is contacting its customers directly.

Consumers may contact Arctic Cat at (800) 279-6851 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday.

Arctic Cat is recalling about 264 Arctic Cat snowmobiles Fuel can leak from the fuel tank, posing a fire hazard. No incidents or injuries have been repor...

BRP Recalls Ski-Doo Snowmobiles


Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. is recalling about 1,500 Ski-Doo snowmobiles. The drive pulley bolts on the snowmobiles can break due to oil contamination during the assembly process. This can cause debris to come off the vehicle and act as projectiles, posing a laceration hazard to riders or bystanders.

BRP has received three reports of projectiles flying off of the snowmobiles, including one report of a minor foot injury.

The recall involves Ski-Doo model year 2009-2010 SKANDIC SWT V-800 and model year 2010 GSX 1200, GTX 1200, MXZ 1200, and Renegade 1200 Snowmobiles. The model name and number are displayed on the engine compartment and the serial number is on the right side of the vehicle below the seat on the frame.

The snowmobiles were sold at Ski-Doo dealerships nationwide from July 2008 through February 2010 for between $8,000 and $9,000. They were made in Canada and Finland.

Consumers should stop using these snowmobiles immediately and contact their local Ski-Doo snowmobile dealer to schedule a free repair. All known owners of the recalled snowmobiles have been directly notified about this recall by mail.

For additional information, call BRP at (800) 366-6992 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit the firms Web site at www.brp.com.

The recall is being conducted in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

BRP Recalls Ski-Doo Snowmobiles...

Ski-Doo Snowmobiles Recalled - Cracked Joints

September 26, 2008
BRP US Inc. is recalling about 18,000 Ski-Doo snowmobiles. Cracks can develop in the welded joints of the drive axle assembly of the snowmobile and can result in complete breakage. If this happens the track of the vehicle can unexpectedly lock, causing riders to be ejected off the vehicle or lose control and collide with bystanders, a fixed object or other vehicles. This poses a risk of serious injury or death.

BRP has received 20 reports of locked tracks, including one report of a broken femur and reports of minor injuries such as bruises.

This recall involves Ski-Doo Model Year 2008 and 2009 snowmobiles. Models included in the recall are listed below. Model numbers are printed on the side panels of the snowmobiles.

Ski-Doo Model Year 2008

MXZ X 800R PowerTEKMXZ X 600HO SDI
MXZ Adrenaline 800R PowerTEKMXZ Adrenaline 600HO SDI
MXZ TNT 500SSMXZ Trails 500SS
GSX Limited Touring 600HO SDIGSX Limited 800R PowerTEK
GSX Limited 600HO SDIGSX Sport 500SS
MXZ Renegade X 800R PowerTEKMXZ Renegade X 600HO SDI
MXZ Renegade 800R PowerTEKMXZ Renegade 600HO SDI
Summit X 800R Power TEKSummit Everest 800R PowerTEK
MXZ X 600RS




Ski-Doo Model Year 2009

MXZ TNT 600HO E-TEC

The recalled snowmobiles were made in Canada and sold by Ski-Doo dealers nationwide from June 2007 through September 2008 for between $7,000 and $12,500.

Consumers should immediately stop using the vehicles and contact their local Ski-Doo dealer to schedule an appointment for a free repair. Consumers with recalled snowmobiles are being sent direct notice from BRP.

For additional information, contact BRP toll-free at (888) 638-5397 between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site at www.ski-doo.com

The recall is being conducted in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

Ski-Doo Snowmobiles Recalled - Cracked Joints ...

Ski-Doo Snowmobiles Recalled - Explosion

May 21, 2008
BRP U.S. Inc. is recalling about 400 Ski-Doo Snowmobiles. Under extreme cold and dry weather conditions, an explosion could occur because of sparking in the fuel tank when it is partially filled with gasoline at a low vapor pressure and the engine is left idling. This could cause serious injuries or death.

The firm has received four reports of explosions, one involving burns to legs, fingers and face.

This recall involves Ski-Doo® model names listed below. Model names are located on the side panel.

Ski-Doo Snowmobiles Recalled - Explosion...

Bombardier Recalls Ski-Doo Snowmobiles

December 19, 2007
Bombardier Recreational Products is recalling nearly 500 Ski-Doo model year 2008 MXZ X 600 RS snowmobiles.

A defect in the carburetor can prevent the throttle from freely returning to the idle position. This can result in an unexpected loss of control leading to a collision and cause serious injuries or death.

The firm has received three reports of snowmobiles with stuck throttles. No injuries reported.

The recall involves Ski-Doo model year 2008 MXZ X 600 RS snowmobiles. The model name is located on the side panels. The snowmobiles were sold in yellow or black/slate.

The units were sold by Ski-Doo dealers nationwide during November 2007 for about $9,500. They were made in Canada.

Consumers should stop using these vehicles immediately and contact any Ski-Doo dealer to schedule a free repair. Consumers with recalled snowmobiles are being sent direct notices from Bombardier.

Consumer Contact: For more information, call Bombardier Recreational Products toll-free at (888) 638-5397 between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site at www.ski-doo.com.

The recall is being conducted in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

Bombardier Recalls Ski-Doo Snowmobiles...

Bombardier Recalls Snowmobiles

October 31, 2007
Bombardier is recalling about 2,700 Ski-Doo model year 2008 snowmobiles. The snowmobiles fuel tanks can crack allowing liquid fuel and fuel vapor to leak, posing a fire and burn hazard to consumers. In addition, a problem with the throttle cable can lead to loss of speed control, posing a crash hazard.

Ski-Doo Model Year 2008 MXZ Adrenaline 800R, MXZ X 800R, MXZ TNT 500SS, MXZ Trail 500SS, Summit Everest 154 800R snowmobiles are included in this recall. The model name is located on the side panels. They were sold in black/yellow, yellow, or black/slate.

They were sold by Ski-Doo dealers nationwide from August 2007 through October 2007 for between $9,700 and $11,200 and were made in Canada.

Consumers should stop using these snowmobiles immediately and contact a local Ski-Doo dealer to schedule a free repair.

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact BRP at (888) 638-5397 between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firms Web site at www.ski-doo.com.

The recall is being conducted in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

Bombardier Recalls Snowmobiles...

Bombardier Snowmobiles

January 10, 2006
Bombarbier is recalling about 10,400 snowmobiles. The recall affects certain 2006 Ski-Doo REV, RT, and RF snowmobiles.

The steering columns on these snowmobiles could have a missing weld, which could allow a steering component to become loose. This could lead to a loss of control or possible collision causing serious injury or even death.

The recall involves certain Ski-Doo Model Year 2006 snowmobiles. The platforms involved are the REV, RT, and RF. For a complete list of model numbers and serial numbers affected by this recall please log onto www.ski-doo.com. Check the owners manual for the location of the model number and serial number. Most are located on the tunnel.

A second recall affects certain 2006 Ski-Doo REV500 SS, REV 600 HO, and REV 600 HO SDI snowmobiles. Cracks could appear in the starter ring gears allowing gear fragmentation at high speeds. The debris could act like projectiles and cause serious injury or death to riders or bystanders.



YearModelPackageModel Number
2006MX ZAdrenaline000BD6A00
000BD6B00
000BD6C00
000BD6D00
000BD6E00
000BD6F00
000BE6A00
000BE6B00
000BE6C00
000BE6D00
000BE6E00
000BE6F00
000BF6A00
000BF6B00
000BF6C00
000BF6D00
000BL6A00
000BL6B00
000BL6C00
000BL6D00
000BL6E00
000BL6F00
2006MX ZTrail000BH6A00
000BH6B00
000BH6C00
2006MX ZFan000BP6A00
000BR6A00
000BR6B00
2006MX ZRenegade000BU6A00
000BU6B00
000BU6C00
000BU6D00
000BX6A00
000BX6B00
000BX6C00
000BX6D00
2006SummitHighmark000CD6A00
000CD6B00
000CE6A00
000CE6B00
000CE6C00
2006SummitAdrenaline000CJ6A00
000CJ6B00
000CJ6C00
000CK6A00
000CK6B00
000CL6A00
000CL6B00
000CL6C00
2006SummitFan000CM6A00
000CM6B00
2006GSXLtd000DA6A00
000DA6B00
000DD6A00
000DD6B00
2006GSXSport000DC6A00
000DC6B00
000DE6A00
000DE6B00
2006GSXFan000DF6A00
000DG6A00
2006GTXLtd000EA6A00
000EA6C00
000EH6A00
2006GTXSport000ED6A00
000ED6B00
000ED6C00
000EJ6A00
000EJ6B00
000EJ6C00
2006GTXFan000EL6A00
000EL6B00
000EL6C00
000EM6A00
000EM6B00
000EM6C00
2006ExpeditionSport000EN6A00
000EN6B00
2006SkandicTundra000GA6A00
000GA6B00
000GA6C00
2006FreestyleFreestyle000GB6A00
000GB6B00
000GB6D00
000GB6E00
000GB6F00

In the second recall, models affected include REV500 SS, REV 600 HO, and REV 600 HO SDI snowmobiles. For a complete list of model numbers and serial numbers affected by this recall please log onto www.ski-doo.com The model number and serial number can be found on the tunnel.

YearModelPackageModel Number
2006MX ZAdrenaline000BE6C00
000BE6D00
000BE6E00
000BE6F00
000BF6C00
000BF6D00
2006MX ZTrail 000BH6B00
2006MX ZRenegade X 000BW6C00
2006GSXSport000DC6A00
000DC6B00
2006GTXSport000ED6A00
000ED6B00
000ED6C00
000EJ6A00
000EJ6B00
2006GTXLtd 000EH6B00


Sold by: Ski-Doo

The units were sold by Ski-Doo dealers nationwide from June 7, 2005 through November 9, 2005 for between $4,000 and $12,300.

Registered owners of affected models have been sent direct notice of this recall. Consumers should stop using these snowmobiles immediately and contact a local Ski-Doo dealer to schedule an appointment for repair service.

Consumer Contact: For more information, consumers can call Bombardier Customer Service Department at (888) 864-2002 between 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firms Web site at www.ski-doo.com.

The recall is being conducted in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

Bombardier Snowmobiles...