Yamaha Snowmobiles


Recall Number: #14-751
Date Published: September 04, 2014
Manufacturer: Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A.

Hazards

Fire Hazard 

Summary by USRecalls.org

Yamaha has issued a recall on six 2014 and 2015 snowmobile models. There have been reports of fuel leakage through the fuel hose joint while the snowmobile is in use creating a fire hazard.  

FDA Official Description

This recall involves model year 2014 SR10R (SRViper), SR10RXS (SRViper RTX SE), SR10L (SRViper LTX), SR10LS (SRViper LTX SE) and SR10XS (SRViper XTX) snowmobiles and model year 2015 SR10LS (SRViper LTX SE) snowmobiles. They were sold in a variety of red, black, blue and white color combinations. The VIN number is stamped on the tunnel near the right side footrest. The letter E in the 10th position of the VIN number indicates that the unit was made in the 2014 model year, and a letter F in the 10th position indicates that the unit was made in the 2015 model year. The model number can be found on the lower left and right cowling just below the word “YAMAHA.”

Products Affected

Model year 2014:

  • SR10R (SRViper) snowmobile
  • SR10RXS (SRViper RTX SE) snowmobile
  • SR10L (SRViper LTX) snowmobiles
  • SR10LS (SRViper LTX SE) snowmobile
  • SR10XS (SRViper XTX) snowmobile

 

Model year 2015:

  • SR10LS (SRViper LTX SE) snowmobile

What do I do next?

If you own one of the recalled Yamaha snowmobiles you should immediately stop using it and contact their local Yamaha dealer to schedule a free repair. Yamaha is contacting its customers directly but you can also contact Yamaha at (800) 962-7926.