Youth Model Can-Am All-Terrain Vehicles Recall [US]


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US/Washington: Youth Model Can-Am All-Terrain Vehicles Recall [US]BRP recalls approximately 12,500 Youth Model Can-Am All-Terrain Vehicles due to violation of the Federal ATV Standards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/NGqEs

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/BRP-Recalls-Youth-Model-Can-Am-All-Terrain-Vehicles/

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall is for model year 2008 through 2015 Can-Am Mini DS ATVs.

The recalled Vehicles are Youth model ATVs and have engines sizes of 70 cubic centimeters and 90 cubic centimeters. They were sold in black and yellow (pictured above) color schemes. The brand, “Can-Am DS” and the engine size is on both sides of the vehicle’s fairing; “Can-Am” also appears in white letters on both sides of the seat.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. An additional color variation of the recalled Vehicle is pictured on the Web site above.

According to the CPSC, model year 2008 through 2014 DS 70 ATVs fail to meet requirements pertaining to the unrestricted maximum speed of the Vehicle. Model year 2008 through 2015 DS 70 and DS 90 ATVs fail to meet requirements pertaining to parking brakes.

The Youth ATVs fail to meet performance requirements of the Federal ATV Standard for maximum unrestricted speed and parking brakes, posing a crash hazard.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled ATVs, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact a BRP dealer to schedule a free repair. BRP is also notifying registered consumers directly.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact the company at 1-888-272-9222, 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday.

Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.can-am.brp.com/off-road and click on the Owners link, then on “View Details” for Safety Recalls.

==> To see all recalls and notifications relating to All-Terrain Vehicles, please search for “ATV” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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Additional information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 15-149
Recalls Direct RIN: 5367-2015
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