Yamaha Recalls 2009 FX Nytro Snowmobiles

Yamaha is recalling about 2,500 2009 Model Year FX10 snowmobiles.  Although no incidents have been reported, the problem can occur when a bolt in the right front A arm can loosen in the suspension/steering system, resulting in the sudden loss of steering control, posing a risk of injury or death to riders.

In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, Yamaha is Voluntarily recalling the 2009 FX10 models outlined below and are recommending all consumers to stop using the affected units and contact an authorized Yamaha dealer to arrange a repair. If you are the original owner you should have received a mail notification describing the recall.

        Model Name                 Model Number        
        FX Nytro         FX10Y
        FX Nytro XTX         FX10XTY
        FX Nytro RTX         FX10RTRY
        FX Nytro MTX         FX10MTRY
        FX Nytro RTX SE                 FX10RTRSY

The snowmobiles were sold at Yamaha dealers nationwide in the United States from June 2008 through January 2010.
For additional information contact your local Yamaha dealer or call Yamaha at (800) 962-7926