ELEVATED TEMPERATURE IN ENGINE COMPARTMENT

    May 26th, 2015 (update of the February 26th 2015, posting)

    Re: Elevated Temperature in Engine Compartment
     

    Dear Can-Am On-Road® Owner,

    This notice is being sent to you following the interim notice sent in February 2015, 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 models.

    Our records show that you own a potentially affected vehicle.


    Which models are involved?

    Can-Am Spyder RT roadster, model year 2013.


    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. 


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

    SKI-DOO® AND CAN-AM® CHILDREN HOODIES SAFETY RECALL

    December 18th, 2014

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


    Dear Ski-Doo® and Can-Am® Dealer,

    This notice is sent to you in accordance with the requirements of the United States Consumer Product Safety Act.


    Which items are involved?

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

    What is the potential problem?

    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. 
     

    If you have questions or need assistance please visit www.ski-doo.com or www.can-am.brp.com or BRP at 1-888-272-9222 between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. Eastern time 7 days a week.

    LITHIUM-ON RECHARGEABLE BATTERIES FOR HEATED GLOVES DUE TO FIRE HAZARD

    February 25th, 2014

    Re: Lithium-on Rechargeable Batteries for Heated Gloves Due to Fire Hazard


    Dear Ski-Doo® and Can-Am® Dealer,

    This notice is sent to you in accordance with the requirements of the Consumer Product Safety Act and other applicable laws. 

    In cooperation with the Consumer Product Safety Commission, BRP is conducting a voluntary safety recall on HEATED GLOVES (P/N 446248 and 446247) and 2 LITHIUM-ION RECHARGEABLE BATTERIES (P/N 488058) sold under the Ski-Doo or Can-Am brand. Our records indicate that you have purchased at least one of these products.
     

    Which items are involved?

    Heated gloves and 2 lithium-ion rechargeable batteries.
     

    What is the potential problem?

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

    Please discontinue use immediately.
     

    If you have questions or need assistance please visit www.ski-doo.com or www.can-am.brp.com or BRP at 1-888-272-9222 between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. Eastern time 7 days a week.