The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced recalls of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. For a complete list of recalled products, visit www.cpsc.gov.
Units: About 1,200
Importer: BRP U.S. Inc., of Sturtevant, Wis.
Hazard: If the rider is ejected and the cord strap is pulled, the shutoff switch can fail to disable the engine. The ATV can operate uncontrolled until the engine returns to idle, and cause a collision with bystanders, vehicles or other objects. This poses a serious risk of injury.
Description: The recall involves Model Year 2008-’09 Can-Am DS 90 X ATVs. The model name is on the side panels. The ATV is black with yellow and orange trim.
Sold at: Authorized Can-Am dealers nationwide from August 2007 through September 2008 for about $3,400.
Remedy: Contact any Can-Am dealer to schedule a free repair.
Contact: Call 888-638-5397 or visit www.can-am.brp.com.