Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. Recall of Snowmobiles

October 1, 2004

Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. Announces Recall of Snowmobiles

Name of Product: Ski-DooŽ 2004 MX Z (E) 800 HO and GSX LTD (E) 800 HO snowmobiles.

Units: About 1,613

Manufacturer/Importer: Bombardier Inc., Quebec, Canada.

Hazard: The starter ring gear may crack, causing fragmentation and debris, which may act as a projectile at high speeds. A projectile could cause serious injury or death.

Description: BRP snowmobiles come in black, blue, gray, white, and yellow. Recalled models are listed below in this table:

YEAR MODEL MODEL NUMBER
SERIAL NUMBER
2004 MX Z™ 800 HO 2806/2807/2808/2809/2810/2811/2832/2833/
2834/2835/2836/2837/2838/2839/2962/2963/
2964/2965/2966/2967/2984/2985/2986/2987
ALL
GSX Ltd 800 HO™ 2885/2886/2887/2888

Sold at: Ski-Doo dealers nationwide between August 2003 and August 2004 for about $8,500 to $9,800.

Name of Product:

Units: About 3,163

Manufacturer/Importer: Bombardier Inc. and Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. (BRP), Quebec, Canada.

Hazard: The throttle lever could become stuck leading to loss of speed control and possible collision.

Incidents/Injuries: BRP has received two reports alleging stuck throttles. No injuries have been reported.

Description: BRP snowmobiles come in black, blue, gray, white, yellow and autumn/black. Recalled models are listed below in this table:

YEAR MODEL PACKAGE
MODEL NUMBER
2005 REV MX Z™ Renegade BX5A/BX5B
2004 REV MX Z X 2862/2863/2864/2865/2866/2867/2868/ 2869/2870/2871/2872/2873
Adrenaline 2874/2875/2876/2877/2878/2879/2880/2881
Renegade™ X 2996/2997/2998/4012/4013/4014/4015/ 4016/4017/4018
GSX™ Limited 2897/2898
Limited 1+1 2899/2900
Sport 2903/2904
Sport 1 + 1 2905/2906
2004 ZX Legend™ 600 HO SDI SE 2932/2933
SE GT 2934/2935
Sport 2936/2937
Sport GT 2938/2939
Legend™ 800 HO SDI SE 2928/2929
SE GT 2930/2931
2003 ZX Grand Touring™ 800 SDI SE 2426/2428/2645/2646
Legend 800 SDI SE 2372/2374/2642/2643

Sold at: Ski-Doo dealers nationwide between December 2002 and August 2004 for about $7,000 to $9,900.

Manufactured In: Canada

Remedy: Owners of affected units will be notified directly. Consumers should contact an authorized Ski-Doo dealer to schedule an appointment for repair, free of charge.

Consumer Contact: Contact Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. at (888) 864-2002 between 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. ET.