The problem is that the fuel can spray from the fuel tank when opening the gas cap, posing a fuel leak and fire hazard.

BRP has received 6 reports of fuel spraying out of the fuel tank. No injuries or fires were reported.

This recall involves the following 2018 model-year Can-Am Outlander and Renegade ATVs:

ModelsColors
OUTLANDER 450, 570 and 650Red, Squadron Green
OUTLANDER 6X6 DPS 650Squadron Green
OUTLANDER 6X6 XT 1000Breakup Country Camo
OUTLANDER DPS 450, 570, 650, 850 and 1000RFlat Black, Breakup Country Camo, Orange Crush, Squadron Green,
OUTLANDER DPS LE 570Flat Black, Breakup Country Camo, Orange Crush, Squadron Green
OUTLANDER MAX 450 and 570Brush Aluminium, Red
OUTLANDER MAX DPS 450, 570 and 650Orange Crush, Squadron Green
OUTLANDER MAX LTD 1000RMidnight blue
OUTLANDER MAX WIN 650 and 850White
OUTLANDER MAX XT 570, 650, 850 and 1000RBreakup Country Camo, Brush Aluminium, Flat Black, Intense Red, Pure Magnesium
OUTLANDER MAX XT LE 650Brush Aluminium, Flat Black, Intense Red, Pure Magnesium
OUTLANDER MAX XTP 850 and 1000RBlack
OUTLANDER MOS 450,  570 and 1000RBreakup Country Camo
OUTLANDER WIN 650 and 850White
OUTLANDER XT 570, 650, 850 and 1000RBreakup Country Camo, Brush Aluminium, Intense Red, Pure Magnesium
OUTLANDER XTP 850 and 1000RBlack
OUTLANDER XXC 1000RBlack, Sunburst Yellow/Black/ Hyper Silver
 RENEGADE 570, 850 and 1000Red
 RENEGADE XXC 850 and 1000RRed/White/Black

The recalled ATVs were sold at Can-Am dealers nationwide from June 2017 through June 2018 for between $6,000 and $16,500.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ATVs and contact a BRP Can-Am ATV dealer for a free repair. BRP is contacting all known purchasers directly.

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 Fuel Leak and Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)

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