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Motorcycle Recall - Can-Am

NHTSA Campaign ID:  10V232000
Component:  Power Train: Clutch Assembly
Manufacturer:  Bombardier Recreational Products INC.
Recall Date: 05/28/2010
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1200
Defect Summary:
BRP is recalling certain model year 2010 Spyder RS SE5 2nd series and RT SE5 Roadsters. When bringing a vehicle equipped with the SE5 semi-automatic transmission to a full stop, the clutch may remain engaged stalling the engine. Once the engine is stalled, it could be impossible to re-start and the rear wheel could be blocked.
Consequence Summary:
If this happens, the vehicle may not be able to be pushed off the roadway increasing the risk of a crash.
Corrective Summary:
BRP will notify owners and dealers will repair the vehicles free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided the agency with a notification schedule. Owners may contact BRP at 1-888-638-5397.

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