Manufacturer: Bombardier Recreational Products Inc.
Report Receipt Date: DEC 12, 2012
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 12V581000
NHTSA Action Number:
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Potential Number of Units Affected: 9,600
Summary: Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. (BRP) is recalling certain model year 2008-2009 Can-Am Spyder GS and model year 2010 Can-AM Spyder RS vehicles. Fuel vapors may exit the fuel vapor canister vent hose in the enclosed engine compartment.
Consequence: Fuel vapors in the presence of an ignition source could result in a fire and personal injury.
Remedy: BRP will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the fuel vapor canister vent hose and replace and re-route it, as necessary, free of charge. The safety recall is expected to in early January 2013. Owners may contact BRP AT 1-888-638-5397.