Arctic Cat Recalls Over 20,000 Snowmobiles for Fire Hazard
Posted By Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC
Arctic Cat recalls over 20,000 snowmobiles due to possible cracks in the fuel tank
which can result in a fire. The company has received 918 reports of incidents
which include six reports of fires. Luckily, no injuries have been reported.
The recall affects 2007, 2008, and 2009 snowmobiles and includes ten different
models. These all come in a variety of colors with the name printed on
the side and the model number printed in the owner’s manual. The
company recommends that consumers stop using the recalled snowmobiles
immediately and contact an Arctic Cat snowmobile dealer to schedule a
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