BRP U.S. Recalls Ski-Doo Snowmobiles Due to Risk of Fire

BRP U.S. Recalls Ski-Doo Snowmobiles Due to Risk of Fire
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November 24, 2015

Several models of snowmobiles are being recalled by the manufacturer after reports of a fuel leak.

Imported by BRP US, the Ski-Doo Snowmobiles are prone to suffering internal damage to the fuel hose that can cause a leak, increasing the risk of a fire. BRP is including about 2,800 snowmobiles in this recall.

The affected vehicles are from one of 68 models of 2016 Ski-Doo Snowmobiles equipped with a 600 HO E-TEC engine or an 800R E-TEC engine. The VIN is scribed on the vehicle description decal, which is located on the right hand side of the tunnel. The vehicles came in various colors.

Consumers could purchase these vehicles at Ski-Doo dealers nationwide from September 2015 to November 2015 from about $12,000 to $17,000.

No incidents or injuries have been reported to date.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled vehicles and contact BRP to schedule a free repair. BRP is notifying registered consumers directly about this recall.

Customers with questions about the recall can contact BRP at (888) 272-9222.