CPSC, Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. Announce Recall of Additional 2006 Snowmobiles

November 02, 2007
Release Number: 06522

Originally issued January 5, 2006, Revised November 2, 2007

Note: Phone Number Change.

The following product safety recall was voluntarily conducted by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Product: Certain Model Year 2006 Ski-Doo REV500 SS, REV 600 HO, and REV 600 HO SDI Snowmobiles

Units: About 4,050

Manufacturer: Bombardier Recreational Products Inc., of Valcourt, Quebec.

Hazard: Cracks could appear in the starter ring gears allowing gear fragmentation at high speeds. The debris could act like projectiles and cause serious injury or death to riders or bystanders.

Incidents/Injuries: Bombardier has not received any reports of incidents or injuries.

Description: The recall involves certain Ski-Doo Model Year 2006 REV500 SS, REV 600 HO, and REV 600 HO SDI snowmobiles. For a complete list of model numbers and serial numbers affected by this recall please log onto www.ski-doo.com The model number and serial number can be found on the tunnel.

YearModelPackageModel Number
2006 MX Z Adrenaline 000BE6C00
000BE6D00
000BE6E00
000BE6F00
000BF6C00
000BF6D00
2006 MX Z Trail 000BH6B00
2006 MX Z Renegade X 000BW6C00
2006 GSX Sport 000DC6A00
000DC6B00
2006 GTX Sport 000ED6A00
000ED6B00
000ED6C00
000EJ6A00
000EJ6B00
2006 GTX Ltd 000EH6B00



Sold by: Ski-Doo dealers nationwide from August 2005 through November 2005 for between $5,000 and $9,750.

What to Do: Registered owners of affected models have been sent direct notice of this recall. Consumers should stop using these snowmobiles immediately and contact a local Ski-Doo dealer to schedule an appointment for repair service.

Consumer Contact: For more information, consumers can call Bombardier at (888) 638-5397 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site at www.ski-doo.com

Recalled Snowmobile

Recalled Snowmobile