Bombardier Recreational Products—Can-Am ATV

PRA number

2011/12911

Published date

Product description

MY 2010:
(1) Can-Am® OUTLANDER™ 800R, 650 and 500 (packages XT, XT-P and Ltd)

(2) MAX and One-Up models: Can-Am® RENEGADE™ 800R (package X xc only)

MY 2011:
(1) Can-Am® OUTLANDER™ 800R, 650 and 500 (packages XT, XT-P, X xc, X mr and Ltd)

(2) MAX and One-Up models: Can-Am® RENEGADE™ 800R (package X xc only)
MY11 Outlander 800R XT
MY11 Outlander MAX 800R XT
MY11 Renegade 800RX xc
Identifying features
See bulletin for serial numbers

Other identifying numbers

See bulletin for serial numbers

What are the defects?

Some vehicles may have been delivered or repaired with dynamic power steering (DPS) that has cracks on its main shaft. Pieces may detach inside the DPS and cause gears to jam, resulting in a sudden limitation of the vehicle steering range.

What are the hazards?

In some situations the operator could lose control of the vehicle, causing serious injuries or even death.

What should consumers do?

Call an authorized BRP Can Am ATV dealer and make an appointment to have your ATV repaired. The dealer will perform this work at no charge to the consumer.

Traders who sold this product

BRP Australia (throughout its network of authorized BRP dealers)

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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