The manufacturer has received 13 reports of broken steering shafts worldwide, including 2 reports in the United States No injuries have been reported, according to the recall notice.

“The dynamic power steering shaft can break and result in a loss of steering control, posing a crash hazard to consumers.”

This recall involves 2017 Can-Am Outlander and Outlander Max ATVs with a dynamic power steering (DPS) and a 450 or 570 engine.

Model Colors
2017 Outlander DPS 570 EFI Yellow, Green, Camo
2017 Outlander DPS 450 EFI Yellow, Green, Camo
2017 Outlander XT 570 EFI Yellow, Pure Magnesium
2017 Outlander Hunter Edition 570 EFI Camo
2017 Outlander XMR 570 EFI Red, White, Black
2017 Outlander MAX DPS 570 EFI Yellow, Green
2017 Outlander MAX DPS 450 EFI Yellow, Green
2017 Outlander MAX XT 570 EFI Pure Magnesium, Yellow

They were sold at Can-Am dealers nationwide from June 2016 through December 2017 for between $6,000 and $9,750.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled vehicles and contact a BRP Can-Am ATV dealer for a free repair.

For more information, call BRP toll-free at 888-272-9222 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Monday through Sunday or online at and click on “Owner Center” and then “Safety.”

Source: BRP Recalls All-Terrain Vehicles Due to Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)

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