2013 Can-Am Spyder RT Roadster

    Elevated Temperature in Engine Compartment



    February 26, 2015

    Dear Can-Am Spyder RT 2013 Owner,

    This interim notice is being sent to you in accordance with the requirements of the National Traffic Motor Vehicle and Canada Motor Vehicle Safety Acts. BRP has decided that a defect which relates to motor vehicle safety exists on certain Can-Am roadster models. Our records show that you own a potentially affected vehicle. 

    What is the potential problem?

    Under very hot ambient conditions and low speed riding, the temperature in the engine compartment may rise and thereby increase the risk of a skin burn or a vehicle fire. 

    Children Hoodies

    December 18, 2014

    The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) 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. 

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

    Lithium-ion Rechargeable Batteries for Heated Gloves Posing a Fire Hazard

    February 25th, 2014


    This notice is sent to you in accordance with the requirements of the Consumer Product Safety Act and other applicable law. In cooperation with the Consumer Product Safety Commission, BRP is conducting a voluntart safety recall.


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