Bombardier Ratchet Winch Kits for Elite model Ski-Doo snowmobiles

Código SIAR: 20406
Categoría: Electrodomésticos
País Notificante: Estados Unidos de América
URL de la Fuente: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2004/CPSC-Bombardier-Recreational-Products-Inc-Announce-Recall-of-Ratchet-Winch-Kits-Sold-as-Accessory-for-Snowmobiles
Fecha de Publicación: 06 jul, 2004
País de Origen del Producto: Estados Unidos de América
Fabricante: Bombardier (BRP); JSF Manufacturing; Ski-Doo
Descripción del Defecto: Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. Recall of
Ratchet Winch Kits, Sold as Accessory for Snowmobiles
Recall Alert
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207
Originally issued July 6, 2004, Revised November 2, 2007 Alert #04-561
CPSC, Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. Announce Recall of
Ratchet Winch Kits, Sold as Accessory for Snowmobiles
Note: Phone Number Change.
The following product safety recall was conducted voluntarily by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. Consumers should stop using the product immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of Product: Ratchet Winch Kits
Units: About 45
Manufacturer: JSF Manufacturing Inc., of Hazelnut, Ga.
Hazard: When the ratchet winch, or hook, is under tension, it can detach
and be projected, posing a risk of serious injury or death to user or
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Description: The ratchet winch kit was sold as an accessory for the
Elite model snowmobile and is used as a tow line if the snowmobile is
immobilized. The ratchet kit is made of black metal and has a metal
wheel with about a 5-inch diameter attached to a metal arm that measures
about 9-inches in length.
Sold by: Ski-Doo dealers nationwide between July 2003 and March 2004 for
about $82.
Manufactured In: U.S.
Remedy: Return the ratchet winch kit to your Ski-Doo dealer for a
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Bombardier
Recreational Products at (888) 638-5397 between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET
Monday through Friday.