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Bombardier Ski-Doo Mach Z and MX Z Renegade 1000 Snowmobiles

Código SIAR: 19854
Categoría: Electrodomésticos
País Notificante: Estados Unidos de América
URL de la Fuente: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2006/Bombardier-Recreational-Products-Inc-Recalls-Snowmobiles-for-Projectile-Hazard
Fecha de Publicación: 03 abr, 2006
País de Origen del Producto: Canadá
Fabricante: Bombardier (BRP); Ski-Doo
Descripción del Defecto: Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. Recalls Snowmobiles for Projectile Hazard Recall Alert U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207 Originally issued April 3, 2006, Revised November 2, 2007 Alert #06-542 Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. Recalls Snowmobiles for Projectile Hazard Note: Phone Number Change. The following product safety recall was conducted by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. 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: Ski-Doo® Model Year 2005 and 2006 Mach Z® and Model Year 2006 MX Z Renegade 1000 Snowmobiles Units: About 3,600 Manufacturer: Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. (BRP), of Quebec, Canada Hazard: Cracks can appear in the starter ring gears, causing ring gear fragmentation at high speeds. The debris can act as a projectile causing injury or death to riders or bystanders. Incidents/Injuries: BRP has received six reported incidents of fragmentation. There have been three reported injuries, including a laceration to a rider's foot that required stitches and one rider who suffered a fractured toe. Description: The recall involves all models and packages of the Model Years 2005 and 2006 Mach Z and all models and packages of the Model Year 2006 MX Z Renegade 1000 Ski-Doo® Snowmobiles. The Mach Z model was available in black and the MXZ model was available in black or yellow. Model name is located on the side panels. Sold by: Ski-Doo dealers nationwide from September 2004 through March 2006 for between $9,300 and $11,600. Manufactured In: Canada What to Do: Consumers with recalled snowmobiles are being sent direct notice from BRP. Consumers should stop using these vehicles immediately and contact a local Ski-Doo dealer to schedule an appointment for a free repair. Consumer Contact: For more information, consumers can call BRP toll-free at (888) 638-5397 between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site at www.ski-doo.com