Nidec Motor Swimming Pool Motor Recall [US & Canada]

Canada FlagUS FlagUS/Washington and Canada/Ottawa: Nidec Motor Swimming Pool Motor Recall [US & Canada]Nidec Motor recalls an estimated 16,022 Swimming Pool Motors due to risk of electrical shock and consequential injury hazards.


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Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain variable speed Swimming Pool Motors with a programmable user interface on the top.

The brands, “Emerson” or “EcoTech EZ” are printed on top of the control box and the model number is printed on the rating plate located on the side of the pump. The model numbers included in this recall are as follows:

  • M63PWBLE-0121
  • M63PWBLM-0128
  • M63PWBLR-0131
  • M63PWBLS-0132
  • M63PWBLV-0135
  • M63PWBLW-0136
  • M63XZBMA-0139
  • M63PWBMB-0140
  • M63PWBMC-0141
  • M63PWBMD-0142
  • M63PWBME-0143
  • M63PWBMF-0144
  • M63PWBMG-0145
  • M63PWBSC-0229

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional brands of the recalled Swimming Pool Motors are pictured on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, the pump control cover can be improperly grounded, posing an electrical shock hazard.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Swimming Pool Motors, please do not use them. Instead, contact Nidec Motor Corp. (“NMC”) to schedule a free repair by a qualified technician to install an external ground lead.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact NMC toll-free at 1-877-282-0223 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at and click on the “RECALL” link for more information.

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==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Electrical Shock hazards, please search for “shock” using the Search Box at the top of this page.


More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 17-174
HCSC ID number: RA-63456
Recalls Direct RIN: 8939-2017
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