Porter Cable Table Saw Recall [US & Canada]


Porter Cable Table Saw Recall [US & Canada]

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US FlagCanada FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: L G Sourcing, Inc., a Wilkesboro, North Carolina establishment, recalls an estimated 258,990 Porter-Cable branded Table Saws sold exclusively at Lowe’s Stores due to suspected component overheating and consequential risk of fire, burns and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/Wb5730pcGbS; HCSC: http://ht.ly/zDyJ30pcGaS

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Porter-Cable-Table-Saws-Sold-Exclusively-at-Lowes-Stores-Recalled-Due-to-Fire-Hazard-Made-by-Chang-Type

Direct Canada link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2019/70385r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Porter-Cable brand 10″ Table Saws sold with a model number PCX362010, as follows:

  • The recalled Table Saws have a gray body with black accents and the Porter-Cable logo. The model number and serial number can be found on the Table Saw’s nameplate, located on the back of the Saw body near the bottom.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Table Saws can be found 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 motor in the recalled Table Saws can overheat, creating a fire hazard. Chang Type Industrial Company, the manufacturer of the recalled Table Saws, has received 61 reports of the Table Saw motors overheating and causing fires. One consumer reported smoke damage to their home. No injuries have been reported.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Table Saws, 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”).

Disposal of this product must be in accordance with local municipal hazardous waste requirements to protect the drinking water supply and the ecosystem.

==> 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 notification, please contact L G Sourcing toll-free at 1-877-206-7151 from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Central Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.recallrtr.com/PCSaw for more information.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Table Saws, please search for “table saws” 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 products made, marketed and/or sold by L G Sourcing, Inc., please search for “L G Sourcing” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 19-172
HCSC ID number: RA-70385
Recalls Direct RIN: 11814-2019
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