WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 27, 2023 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –
BRP Recall –
Brake lights that remain illuminated can fail to alert other motorists of the rider’s intention and increase the risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 23V175000
Manufacturer: Bombardier Recreational Products, Inc.
Components: EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Potential Number of Units Affected: 34,457
|CAN-AM||RYKER||2022 – 2023|
|CAN-AM||SPYDER RT||2020 – 2023|
Summary: Bombardier Recreational Products, Inc. (BRP) is recalling certain 2020-2023 Spyder RT and 2022-2023 Ryker motorcycles. The brake lights may stay illuminated even if the brake pedal is not pressed. As such, these motorcycles fail to comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 108, “Lamps, Reflective Devices, and associated Equipment.”
Remedy: Depending on the model, dealers will replace the brake light switch, adjust the brake light switch, and/or add a spring to the brake light switch, as necessary, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed April 18, 2023. Owners may contact BRP Customer Service at 1-888-272-9222. BRP’s number for this recall is 2023-6.
Notes: Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.
Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration