NON-COMPLIANCE: HEADLIGHT REPLACEMENT - HEADLIGHTS MAY SHINE TOO HIGH

    June 8th, 2017

    Re: Non-Compliance: Headlight Replacement - Headlights may shine too high
     

    Dear Can-Am On-Road® Dealer / Distributor,

    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.


    Which models are affected by the safety recall?

    Model year 2017 Can-Am Spyder RT.


    What is the potential problem?

    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.


    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.

    COAST-TO-COAST ACCESSORY PASSENGER SEAT DOES NOT ACTIVATE PILLION SWITCH

    July 11th, 2016

    Re: Coast-to-Coast Accessory Passenger Seat does not activate pillion switch


    Dear Can-Am On-Road® Dealer / Distributor,

    This notice is 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 some Can-Am Spyder Coast-to-Coast accessory passenger seat bases P/N 708 001 833 included in P/N kit 219 400 602 for Can-Am Spyder F3 series and is conducting a safety recall.


    What is the potential problem?

    The pillion switch is not activated when a passenger is on the seat. This situation may result in a loss of control and possibly cause injuries or even death.


    If you have questions or need assistance please visit 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.

    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.