BRP Recalls Youth All-Terrain Vehicles Due to Fire Hazard
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of product: Youth Model Can-Am all-terrain vehicles
Hazard: The fuel filter can break and leak, posing a fire hazard.
Consumer Contact: BRP toll-free at 888-272-9222 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.can-am.brp.com, click on "Off Road," then "Owners," "Safety" and then "Safety Recalls."
Units: About 240
Description: This recall is for the model years 2015 and 2016 Youth Model Can-Am TMDS 90TM and DS 90TMX ATVs. The recalled vehicles have an engine size of 90 cubic centimeters. The vehicles came in black and yellow. "Can-Am DS" and the engine size are painted in white on both sides of the vehicle's fairing. "Can-Am" appears in white letters on both sides of the seat.
Incidents/Injuries: BRP has received eight reports of the fuel filter breaking and leaking at dealerships. No injuries have been reported.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled vehicles and contact a BRP dealer to schedule a free repair. BRP is notifying registered consumers directly about this recall.
Sold at: Can-Am dealers nationwide from May 2015 through September 2015 for between $2,800 and $3,800.
Importer: BRP US Inc., of Sturtevant, Wis.
Manufactured in: Vietnam