BRP recalls specific ICON and ICON II Binnacle Mount Remote Controls

Starting date:
March 3, 2016
Posting date:
March 3, 2016
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Tools and Electrical Products
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-57346

Affected products

Evinrude ICON and ICON II Binnacle Mount Remote Controls

Product description

This recall involves specific G1 ICON Single Lever Binnacle Mount Remote Controls, G1 ICON Dual Lever Binnacle Mount Remote Controls, and G2 ICON II Dual Lever Binnacle Mount Remote Controls.

REMOTE CONTROL PART NUMBER (P/N) LIST:

G1 ICON Single Lever Binnacle Mount Remote Control P/N's
Original P/N Current P/N Description
765381 767053 1 Engine Binnacle Control
764980 767042 1 Engine - Single Station Kit
764981 767043 1 Engine - Dual Station Kit
G1 ICON Dual Lever Binnacle Mount Remote Control P/N's
Original P/N Current P/N Description
765382 767054 2 Engine Binnacle Control
764982 767044 2 Engine - Single Station Kit
764983 767045 2 Engine - Second Station Kit
765383 767055 3 Engine Binnacle Control
764984 767046 3 Engine - Single Station Kit
764985 767047 3 Engine - Second Station Kit
765384 767056 4 Engine Binnacle Control
764986 767048 4 Engine - Single Station Kit
764987 767049 4 Engine - Second Station Kit
765385 767057 5 Engine Binnacle Control
764988 767050 5 Engine - Single Station Kit
764989 767051 5 Engine - Second Station Kit
G2 ICON II Dual Lever Binnacle Mount Remote Control P/N's
Original P/N Current P/N Description
        – 766564 2 Engine Binnacle Control
766130 767984 2 Engine - Single Station Kit
766131 767985 2 Engine - Second Station Kit
766132 767986 3 Engine - Single Station Kit
766133 767987 3 Engine - Second Station Kit
766134 767988 4 Engine - Single Station Kit
766135 767989 4 Engine - Second Station Kit

Hazard identified

A limited number of binnacle mount remote control levers designed and assembled by the supplier, SeaStar Solutions, may be incorrectly assembled and pull away from the remote control resulting in loss of throttle and shift control. In some circumstances, this situation may cause serious injury or even death.

Neither Health Canada nor BRP has received any reports of consumer incidents or injuries related to the use of these products.

Number sold

Approximately 163 of the affected ICON and ICON II Binnacle Mount Remote Controls were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold from March 2014 to January 2016.

Place of origin

Manufactured in Canada.

Companies

Manufacturer
Seastar Solutions Canada
Richmond
CANADA
Distributor
Bombardier Recreational Products Inc.
Valcourt
Quebec
CANADA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Remote Controls and Call an authorized Evinrude/Johnson dealer and make an appointment to have their ICON or ICON II Binnacle Mount Remote Control(s) serviced. The solution is the inspection of the control and if necessary, the replacement of the control. The service will be performed at no charge to the consumers.

For more information, consumers may visit the firm's website or call the firm’s at 1-262-884-5993 if they have questions, need assistance, want to report any difficulty in obtaining repairs or to find the nearest authorized Evinrude/Johnson dealer.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.