Recalled Product Name/Brand/ID

Ski-Doo and Lynx Snowmobiles (Model Year 2023)

Recall Product Images

  • Recalled MY2023 Lynx Shredder models equipped with an 850 E-TEC Turbo Engine
  • Recalled MY2023 Ski-Doo Freeride models equipment with an 850 E-TEC Turbo Engine
  • Recalled MY2023 Ski-Doo Summit models equipped with an 850 E-TEC Turbo engine

Potential Risks or Issues

  • The main injector fuel return hose can leak, posing a fire hazard.
  • This can also result in serious property damage, injuries, or even death.

Has Anyone Been Injured?

The firm has received six reports of snowmobile fuel leaks. No injuries have been reported.

About the Recall

This recall involves all model year 2023 Ski-Doo Freeride and Summit model snowmobiles equipped with an 850E-TEC Turbo R Engine and all Lynx Shredder model snowmobiles equipped with an 850 E-TEC Turbo R Engine. The vehicles were sold in a variety of colors. “Ski-Doo” is printed on a decal on the right-hand side of the snowmobiles. A vehicle decal is printed on the side of the snowmobiles that includes the model name. Only snowmobiles with the following years and model numbers are included in the recall:

  • Model Year: 2023
  • Model Name: Ski-Doo Freeride 850 E-TEC Turbo R
  • Model Year: 2022
  • Model Name: Ski-Doo Summit 850 E-TEC Turbo R
  • Model Year: 2023
  • Model Name: Lynx Shredder 850 E-TEC Turbo R

Where to Find Unique Identification of this Product

Consumers can find the unique identification of the recalled snowmobiles on the vehicle decal printed on the side of the snowmobiles.

How Many Units Are Affected?

About 4,070 snowmobiles are affected by this recall. In addition, about 3,100 were sold in Canada.

Affected Batch/Date Range

All model year 2023 Ski-Doo Freeride and Summit model snowmobiles equipped with an 850E-TEC Turbo R Engine and all Lynx Shredder model snowmobiles equipped with an 850 E-TEC Turbo R Engine are included in the recall.

Who is the Distributor(s)?

The distributor of the recalled snowmobiles is BRP US Inc., of Sturtevant, Wisconsin.

Places Where Recalled Product was Sold

The recalled snowmobiles were sold at Ski-Doo and Lynx authorized dealers from February 2021 through July 2023.

Where was This Manufactured?

  • Manufactured in Canada by Bombardier Recreational Products Inc.
  • Manufactured in Finland by BRP.

Actions for Consumers

  • Consumers should immediately stop using the snowmobiles.
  • Contact BRP to schedule a free inspection and repair by replacing the fuel return hose.
  • BRP is contacting all purchasers directly.

Remedy Process

  • Repair: BRP will inspect and repair the recalled snowmobiles by replacing the fuel return hose.

Additional Information

For more information about this recall, consumers can contact BRP toll-free at 888-272-9222 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Monday through Sunday or visit the following websites:

Regulatory Compliance

This recall complies with the requirements set forth by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

How Can I Protect Myself From Falling Victim?

To protect yourself from potential harm, follow the recommended actions for consumers mentioned above. Immediately stop using the recalled snowmobiles and contact BRP for a free inspection and repair.

Final Thought

It is important for consumers to act promptly upon receiving recall notifications to ensure their safety and prevent any potential hazards associated with the recalled product. By following the recommended actions and contacting the manufacturer, consumers can have their snowmobiles inspected and repaired, thereby reducing the risk of fire and other safety concerns.