BRP Recalls Can-Am Youth ATVs
BRP has recalled 12,500 of its 2008-2015 Can-Am Mini DS ATVs. The Canada-based company says the youth ATVs fail to meet performance requirements of the federal ATV standard for maximum unrestricted speed and parking brakes, which can increase the risk of a crash. BRP says no injuries were reported.
The recalled vehicles are youth model ATVs and have engines sizes of 70 cubic centimeters and 90 cubic centimeters. They were sold in the colors black and yellow. “Can-Am DS” and the engine size is on both sides of the vehicle’s fairing. “Can-Am” appears in white letters on both sides of the seat.
Model year 2008 through 2014 DS 70 ATVs fail to meet requirements pertaining to the unrestricted maximum speed of the vehicle. Model year 2008 through 2015 DS 70 and DS 90 ATVs fail to meet requirements pertaining to parking brakes, Cam-Am reports.
Ownersshould immediately stop using the recalled ATVs and contact a BRP dealer to schedule a free repair. BRP is notifying registered consumers directly.
Owners may call BRP toll-free at (888) 272-9222 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.can-am.brp.com/off-road and click on Owners, then “View Details” for Safety, then “View Notices” for Safety Recalls.