STIHL RE 90 Pressure Washer Recall [US]


Stihl RE 90 Pressure Washer Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Washington: STIHL Incorporated, a Virginia Beach, Virginia establishment, recalls an estimated 16,400 STIHL RE 90 Pressure Washers from the American marketplace due to suspected component detachment and consequential risk of eye injury, laceration, bone fracture and property damage, all serious health hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/pIsZ30qd5H5

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2020/STIHL-Recalls-Pressure-Washers-Due-to-Injury-Hazard

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves the spray wand supplied with STIHL RE 90 Pressure Washers.

  • The recalled Pressure Washers are gray and orange with the branding, “STIHL RE 90” printed on the front. The recalled spray wand measures 15 inches long and attaches to the spray gun. Interchangeable nozzles connect to the spray wand.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled products 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 STIHL Pressure Washer nozzle can disconnect from the spray wand when under pressure during use, posing an injury hazard. STIHL Inc. has received seven (7) reports of the nozzle detaching from the spray wand during use.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled STIHL Pressure Washers, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat eye injury, laceration and/or bone fracture.

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact STIHL Inc. toll-free at 1-844-978-1291 from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday on the Web at http://www.stihlusa.com and click on the “Information” link and then on “Product Recalls” and then on “RE-90-wand-service-action” for more information.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Stihl Pressure Washers, please search for “pressure washers” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Laceration hazards, please search for “laceration” 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 STIHL Incorporated, please search for “Stihl” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 20-057
Recalls Direct RIN: 12587-2020
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