CPSC: Arctic Cat Snowmobiles Recalled for Crash Hazards

01/31/2012 // WPB, FL, USA // Injury Lawyers News // Nicole Howley

Thief River Falls, MN — Arctic Cat Inc. and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has recalled Arctic Cat Snowmobiles for posing a crash hazard to consumers. The CPSC announced the nationwide product recall on January 31, 2012.

The recall was enacted after discovering that the lower steering tie-rod attachment can loosen and cause steering control loss, which poses a crash hazard to consumers.

The following 2012 snowmobile models involved in this recall include:

• Model F: F800 LXR, F1100 LXR, F800 Sno Pro, F1100 Turbos, F1100 Sno Pro/Limited/50th

• Model XF: XF800 LXR, XF1100 LXR, XF800 Sno Pro High Country, XF1100 Turbos, XF100 Limited/50th

• Model M: M800, M1100, M800 Sno Pro, M1100 Sno Pro/Limited/50th, M800 HCR, M1100 Turbos

Consumers are advised to contact their local Arctic Cat snowmobile dealer to schedule a free inspection and repair.

Arctic Cat is contacting all known consumers directly by mail.

For more information concerning the product recall, consumers can contact Arctic Cat at (800) 279-6851 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or visit www.arctic-cat.com.

Legal News Reporter: Nicole Howley-Legal news for product liability lawyers.

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