|Office of Information and Public Affairs||Washington, DC 20207|
|Originally issued October 1, 2004
Revised November 2, 2007
Note: Phone Number Change.
The following product safety recall was conducted voluntarily by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. Customers should stop using the product immediately unless otherwise instructed.
Units: About 3,163
Manufacturer/Importer: Bombardier Inc. and Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. (BRP), Quebec, Canada.
Hazard: The throttle lever could become stuck leading to loss of speed control and possible collision.
Incidents/Injuries: BRP has received two reports alleging stuck throttles. No injuries have been reported.
Description: BRP snowmobiles come in black, blue, gray, white, yellow and autumn/black. Recalled models are listed below in this table:
|2005 REV||MX Z©||Renegade||BX5A/BX5B|
|2004 REV||MX Z||X||2862/2863/2864/2865/2866/2867/2868/ 2869/2870/2871/2872/2873|
|Renegade© X||2996/2997/2998/4012/4013/4014/4015/ 4016/4017/4018|
|Sport 1 + 1||2905/2906|
|2004 ZX||Legend© 600 HO SDI||SE||2932/2933|
|Legend© 800 HO SDI||SE||2928/2929|
|2003 ZX||Grand Touring© 800 SDI||SE||2426/2428/2645/2646|
|Legend 800 SDI||SE||2372/2374/2642/2643|
Sold at: Ski-Doo dealers nationwide between December 2002 and August 2004 for about $7,000 to $9,900.
Manufactured In: Canada
Remedy: Owners of affected units will be notified directly. Consumers should contact an authorized Ski-Doo dealer to schedule an appointment for repair, free of charge.
Consumer Contact: Contact Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. at (888) 638-5397 between 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. ET.