Arctic Cat Snowmobile Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Washington: Arctic Cat Snowmobile Recall [US]Arctic Cat recalls an estimated 2,700 Arctic Cat 9000 Turbo Snowmobiles and model year 2018 Arctic Cat 6000, 7000, 8000 and 9000 Snowmobiles due to suspected component fracture, fragment ejection and consequential risk of impact and injury, all serious health hazards. CPSC:

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Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves all model year 2017 Arctic Cat 9000 Turbo Snowmobiles and model year 2018 Arctic Cat 6000, 7000, 8000, and 9000 Snowmobiles.

The vehicle identification number (“VIN”) for each of the recalled Snowmobiles is stamped on the right side of the Snowmobile tunnel near the right foot rest. The last six (6) digits of the VIN are needed to identify recalled Snowmobiles.

The recalled Snowmobiles were produced in a variety of color combinations with the brand, “Arctic Cat” is printed on the sides of the vehicle and on the back snow-flap area, as follows:

  • Arctic Cat 9000 Turbo Snowmobiles, model year 2017; all VINs
  • Arctic Cat 6000, 7000, 8000 and 9000 Snowmobiles, model year 2018; VINs ranging from 100001 through 102133 and 808003 through 808241

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional brands and/or designs and/or variations / images of the recalled products are pictured on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, the Snowmobile drive clutch can fracture and fragments can escape the snowmobile shielding. This defect poses impact and injury hazards to riders and those nearby.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Snowmobiles, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact an Arctic Cat Snowmobile dealer to schedule a free repair. Registered owners will also be notified directly about this recall by USPS mail.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Arctic Cat at 1-800-279-6851 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Central Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at and then click on the “Customer Care” link then on “Product Recall” and then “List of Safety Bulletins” for more information.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 17-748
Recalls Direct RIN: 8906-2017
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