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.

ModelColors
2017 Outlander DPS 570 EFIYellow, Green, Camo
2017 Outlander DPS 450 EFIYellow, Green, Camo
2017 Outlander XT 570 EFIYellow, Pure Magnesium
2017 Outlander Hunter Edition 570 EFICamo
2017 Outlander XMR 570 EFIRed, White, Black
2017 Outlander MAX DPS 570 EFIYellow, Green
2017 Outlander MAX DPS 450 EFIYellow, Green
2017 Outlander MAX XT 570 EFIPure 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 www.can-am.brp.com and click on “Owner Center” and then “Safety.”

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

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