Can-Am® Spyder roadster RT, model year 2017 Non-Compliance: Headlight replacement - Headlights may Shine Too High

 

Dear Can-Am® Spyder roadster owner,

This notice is sent to you in accordance with the requirements of the National Traffic Motor Vehicle and Canada Motor Vehicle Safety Acts. BRP is conducting a safety recall related to non-compliance to safety standard of certain model year 2017 Can-Am Spyder RT roadsters.

 

Our records show that you own a potentially affected vehicle.

What is the reason for this notice?

BRP has decided that certain 2017 model year Can-Am Spyder RT roadsters fail to conform to the requirements of Title 49 of the United States Code of Federal Regulations, Part 108 - Lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment. In Canada, they fail to conform to the Canada Motor Vehicle Safety Standards, item 108-Lighting Systems and Retroreflective Devices. The headlights may not meet some of the photometric requirements, thus could increase the risk of causing a crash.

 

What will BRP do?

The dealer will replace the headlights, free of charge.

 

What should you do?

Contact your authorized BRP dealer in order to schedule an appointment to have your vehicle repaired. The solution consists of replacing the headlights. This repair should take approximately 1 hour to complete.

For US residents only

If you believe that BRP has failed or is unable to remedy the defect within a reasonable time, you may submit a complaint to the Administrator, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration,1200 New Jersey Avenue S.E. Washington, D.C. 20590, or call the toll free Auto Safety Hot Line at 1- 888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov. If you are a vehicle lessor, federal law requires that any vehicle lessor receiving this recall notice must forward a copy of this notice to the lessee within ten days.

 

What to do if you feel this notice is an error?

This notice was mailed to you according to the most current information we have available. If you no longer own this vehicle or some information in this notice is incorrect, please contact BRP at your earliest convenience.

 

Your continued satisfaction with your BRP product is important to us. We have taken this action in the interest of your safety and your vehicle's proper operation. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you.

If you have questions or need assistance:

• Visit www.can-am.brp.com

• Or call: 1-888-272-9222

8:00 AM to 8:00 PM Eastern time 7 days a week.

 

Sincerely,

After-Sales Service Department