Snowmobiles Recalled by Arctic Cat Due to Fuel Leak and Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)

Fuel can leak from the Arctic Cat XF 7000 and ZR 7000 snowmobiles' fuel line assembly, posing a fire hazard to riders.

Recall date: August 14, 2014
Recall number: 14-743
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  • Model Year 2014 Arctic Cat XF 7000

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    Model Year 2014 Arctic Cat XF 7000

  • Model Year 2014 Arctic Cat ZR 7000

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    Model Year 2014 Arctic Cat ZR 7000

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    Model Year 2015 Arctic Cat XF 7000

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    Model Year 2015 Arctic Cat ZR 7000

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Arctic Cat snowmobiles

Hazard:

Fuel can leak from the fuel line assembly, posing a fire hazard.

Consumer Contact:

Arctic Cat at (800) 279-6851 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.arcticcat.com and click on Customer Care, then Product Recall and then List of Safety Bulletins for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 3,260

Description

This recall involves model year 2014 Arctic Cat XF 7000 and ZR 7000 and model year 2015 XF 7000 and ZR 7000 snowmobiles. They were sold in a variety of green, black, orange and white color combinations. All XF and ZR 2014 models are included in this recall. Recalled 2015 model vehicles have the last six digits of the vehicle identification number (VIN) in the following ranges: 100920 through 100993 for the XF 7000 models and 100792 through 100919 for the ZR 7000. The fourth and fifth digit of the VIN, “14” or “15,” correspond to the model year. The VIN appears on a sticker attached to the chassis near the rider’s right foot rest. The model name appears on the front sides of the snowmobile.

Incidents/Injuries

None reported

Remedy

Consumers should stop using the recalled snowmobiles immediately and contact an Arctic Cat dealer to schedule a free repair. Arctic Cat is contacting its customers directly.

Sold exclusively at

Arctic Cat dealers nationwide from June 2013 to August 2014 for between $12,000 and $14,500.

Manufacturer

Arctic Cat Inc., of Thief River Falls, Minn.

Manufactured in

United States

  • Model Year 2014 Arctic Cat XF 7000

  • Model Year 2014 Arctic Cat ZR 7000

  • Model Year 2015 Arctic Cat XF 7000

  • Model Year 2015 Arctic Cat ZR 7000