THROTTLE BODY CORROSION

         
Number 040019T   MIC: CEC
Company: BOMBARDIER RECREATIONAL PROD   Company Official: RAB
Model Name: SEA-DOO   Model Year: 2000-03
Problem 1: THROTTLE BODY CORROSION      
Problem 2:      
HIN VARIOUS   Case Open Date: 2/27/2004
Disposition: CLOSED   Case Close Date: 11/12/2008
Units 3185   Campaign Open Date 2/27/2004
Boat Type 17   Campaign Close Date 11/12/2008
Severity: L   Last Date: 9/12/2008
Comments:  
VARIOUS 2000 - 2003 SEA-DOO ISLANDIA UTOPIA 205 CHALLENGER 2000 AND CHALLENGER X-20 SPORTBOATS WITH MERCURY 240 EFI ENGINES ARE SUBJECT TO THROTTLE BODY CORROSION THAT MAY RESULT IN STICKING THROTTLES IN EITHER THE OPEN OR CLOSED POSITION OR STICKY OPERATION. 040511-JF DENY PHONCON WITH RAB - 285 UNITS REPORTED WITH PROBLEM DO NOT IN FACT HAVE IT. IMPOSING THE CORRECTION KIT ON THESE BOATS WILL RESULT IN A NO-START CNDITION. MFR IS CONTACTING AFFECTED OWNERS TO ADVISE NOT TO HAVE THE KIT INSTALLED. THEY ARE SENDING EMAIL TO CONFIRM. CUR 19 RECVD - 1001 OF 2 983 UNITS CORRECTED. CMAPAIGN CLOSED FOR RECORD PURPOSES DUE TO PROGRESS AND LOW NUMBER OF ADDITIONAL UNITS PRESENTED FRO REAPIR IN THE RECENT PAST.