BRP—Evinrude® E-TEC® G2 74° V6 (3.4 L) Outboard engines
What are the defects?
A limited number of outboard engines may have a steering component which has been incorrectly assembled.
What are the hazards?
In some circumstances, this situation may result in a loss of steering control and possibly cause serious injuries or even death.
What should consumers do?
Call an authorized BRP Evinrude dealer and make an appointment to have your outboard(s) serviced. Meanwhile, do not operate the outboard over 3000 RPM. Do not steer the outboard hard-over to port or starboard. The service will be performed at no charge to you.
BRP will send a safety recall letter to all registered owners of an affected product.
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.