BRP Recalls 2017 Can-Am Spyder RT Vehicles
    – Non-Compliance: Headlight replacement - Headlights may Shine Too High

    May 31, 2017  (revision June 8, 2017)

    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.

    Which models are affected by the safety recall?
    Model year 2017 Can-Am Spyder RT

    To confirm that your VIN (Vehicle identification Number) is affected, use the safety recall VIN look up on this page  or contact your authorized Can-Am 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 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.

    BRP Recalls Can-Am® Coast to Coast Accessory Passenger Seat for Can-Am Spyder F3 series

    July 14, 2016

    The pillion switch is not activated when a passenger is on the seat. In some circumstances with a passenger on the vehicle, this situation may result in a loss of control and possibly cause injuries or even death.  


    2013 Can-Am Spyder RT Roadster

    Elevated Temperature in Engine Compartment

    May 26, 2015

    Dear Can-Am Spyder RT 2013 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 roadster models and is conducting a safety recall. The remedy is now available.

    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.