Firman Portable Gas Power Generator Recall [US]


Firman Portable Gas Power Generator Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Washington: Firman Power Equipment, a Peoria, Arizona establishment, recalls an estimated 19,000 Firman branded P03615 Portable Gas Power Generators due to suspected gas leakage and consequential risks of fire, burns, explosion and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/uOtC30oDxHh

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/FIRMAN-Power-Equipment-Recalls-Portable-Generators-Due-to-Fire-Hazard-Sold-Exclusively-at-Costco-Recall-Alert

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Firman branded P03615 Portable Gas Power Generators.

The recalled Portable Gas Power Generators are yellow and black in color and are equipped with a remote start device that functions up to 165 feet away from the Generator. A model number of “P03615” and a date code of 10/2018, 11/2018 or 12/2018 are printed on the white nameplate on the Generator’s fuel tank. Serial numbers range from 4829200012 through 4833913602 and are printed on the white nameplate on the fuel tank.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Portable Gas Power Generators can be found on the Web site listed above.

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

According to the CPSC, the recalled Generator’s carbon canister can leak gas, posing a fire hazard. If this defect occurs, it could cause burns, explosions and/or property damage. The firm has received nine (9) reports of gas leaks from the carbon canister. No injuries have been reported.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Firman branded P03615 Portable Gas Power Generators, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund. You can also take take the recalled Generator to a Firman Service Center for a free inspection and repair, as necessary. The Generators were sold Costco Wholesale warehouse stores and online at Costco.com and Costco.ca from January 2019 through March 2019 for approximately $500.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to handle burns.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact Firman Power Equipment toll-free at 1-844-459-8457 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Mountain Standard Time, Monday to Friday or on the Web at http://www.firmanpowerequipment.com and click on the “Product Updates and Recalls” link for more information.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Portable Gas Power Generators, please search for “generators” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Burn or Scald hazards, please search for “burn” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by Firman Power Equipment, please search for “Firman” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by Costco Wholesale, please search for “Costco” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 19-744
Recalls Direct RIN: 11431-2019
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