BRP Recalls Can-Am® Side-by-side Steering Coupling Stripping on Rack and Pinion Assembly

    April 29th, 2016

    Which models are affected by the safety recall?

    Model year 2013 Can-Am Commander™ equipped with Dynamic Power Steering (DPS).

    To confirm that your VIN (Vehicle identification Number) is affected, contact your authorized Can-Am side-by-side dealer or BRP at 1-888-272-9222 between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. Eastern time 7 days a week.

    What is the potential problem?

    Steering coupling splines may strip on rack and pinion assembly. In some circumstances, this situation may result in a loss of steering control and possibly cause injuries or even death.

    BRP Recalls Can-Am® Youth All-Terrain Vehicles Due to Fire Hazard

    October 7, 2015

    Which models are affected by the safety recall?

    Model Year 2015 and 2016 Can Can-Am™ DS 90™ and DS 90™X®


    Serial number list

    What is the potential problem?

    Some units were assembled with a defective fuel filter. The fuel filter can break and cause a fuel leak. Fuel vapor in the presence of an ignition source could result in a fire and can potentially cause serious injuries. 

    Ski-Doo® and Can-Am® Children Hoodies Safety Recall


    December 18, 2014

    Ski-Doo® and Can-Am® Children Hoodies Safety Recall


    Children sweatshirt from age 2 to 12 identified to the brand Ski-Doo and Can-Am, in different models and colors.


    Health Canada has determined that hoodies with a drawstring around the neck area pose a strangulation hazard to children. Drawstrings can become entangled or caught on playground slides, hand rails, school bus doors or other moving objects, posing a significant strangulation and/or entanglement hazard to children. 

    BRP Recalls Ski-Doo® and Can-Am® Lithium-ion Rechargeable Batteries and Heated Gloves Due to Fire Hazard

    February 17th, 2014

    While charging, the lithium-ion rechargeable battery packs can overheat and pose a fire hazard.

    Recall notice

    Re: IMPROPER ASSEMBLY OF STEERING COLUMN ON RACK AND PINION

    December 21, 2012

     

    Re: Improper Assembly of Steering Column on Rack and Pinion

    Dear Can-Am™ Side-by-side Owner,

    This notice is sent to you in accordance with the requirements of the Consumer Product Safety Act and the Canada Motor Vehicle Safety Act. Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. and BRP US Inc. (""BRP"") have decided that a defect which relates to motor vehicle safety exists on certain side-by-side vehicle of the models below and are conducting a voluntary safety recall.

     

    Our records show that you own a potentially affected vehicle.

     

    What is the potential problem?

    Failure may occur on steering column lower splines due to an improper assembly of steering column to the rack and pinion. In some circumstances, this situation may result in a loss of steering control and possibly cause injuries or even death.