This recall involves all Model Year 2018 and 2019 Arctic Cat snowmobile models M8000, XF8000, ZR8000, and Norseman X8000. The vehicles were produced in a variety of color combinations and track lengths. The vehicles all have 8000 on each side of the front hood/side panel area and ARCTIC CAT on the rear snow-flap. The vehicle identification number (VIN) is stamped on the right side of the snowmobile tunnel near the right foot rest.
Arctic Cat snowmobilesAbout 9,000 (In addition about 5,500 were sold in Canada)
URL : http://wwwapps.tc.gc.ca/Saf-Sec-Sur/7/VRDB-BDRV/search-recherche/detail.aspx?lang=eng&rn=2019102
Arctic Cat dealers nationwide from January 2017 through February 2019 for between about $13,800 and $18,000
Recall Date: Apr 18, 2019
Arctic Cat has received 70 reports of melting plastic around the exhaust outlet area and four reports of the plastic catching fire. No injuries have been reported.
Arctic Cat Inc., of Thief River Falls, Minn.
Recall ID: 8540
Last Published: Apr 18, 2019
Emert Number: 19740
Emert Status: Announced