Homelite Electric Blower Vacuum Recall [US & Canada]

Canada CFIA RecallUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Homelite Electric Blower Vacuum Recall [US & Canada]Homelite Consumer Products recalls approximately 864,000 Electric Blower Vacuums due to fire and burn hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/MzjEF; HCSC: http://ht.ly/MzjIU

Direct US link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Homelite-Recalls-Electric-Blower-Vacuums/

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2015/52839r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves some Homelite 12 amp Electric Blower Vacuums with model numbers UT42120, UT42120A and UT42121.

Model numbers are located on a label on the left side of the red motor housing. The Blower Vacuums are red and black. The phrase, “Homelite BlowerVac 2 Speed Powerful 220 MPH” is printed on the side of the motor housing and on the black plastic Blower tube.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional brands and/or designs and/or variations of the recalled products are pictured on the Web site above.

According to the CPSC, the recalled Blower Vacuum can overheat, spark and catch on fire posing fire and burn hazards.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession a recalled Blower Vacuum, please do not use it. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

Please note: this is a joint recall from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) and Health Canada (“HCSC”).

Please note: similar Blower Vacuums have been recalled for similar reasons, specifically burn and fire hazards. To see all recalls and notifications related to this matter, please search for “Blower Vacuums” using the Search Box at the top of this page.


Additional information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 15-111
HCSC ID number: RA-52839
Recalls Direct RIN: 5243-2015
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