Utilitech, Do It & Star Water Sump Pump Recall [US]


Utilitech, Do It and Star Water Sump Pump Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Washington: Star Water Systems, a Kendallville, Indiana establishment, recalls an estimated 33,000 Utilitech, Do It and Star Water branded Sump Pump Systems from the American marketplace due to suspected overheating and consequential risk of fire, burns and/or property damage, all serious safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/NAOb30qgZw8

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2020/Star-Water-Systems-Recalls-Sump-Pumps-Due-to-Fire-Hazard

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Pedestal Sump Pumps that are used in residential de-watering operations.

  • The recalled Sump Pumps are sold under three (3) brand names: Utilitech, Do It and Star Water Systems. The model and manufacture date codes are printed on the nameplate on the Sump Pump. Only the following model numbers, date codes and UPC codes of the Pumps are included in the recall, as follows:
    • Utilitech Sump Pump, sold with a model number of 148009, manufacturing date codes ranging from 1017 to 0219 and a UPC of 054757098483
    • Do It Sump Pumps, sold with a model number of 433063, manufacturing date codes ranging from 0214 to 0219 and a UPC of 009326405087
    • Star Water Systems Sump Pumps, sold with a model number of 3CEH, manufacturing date codes ranging from 0715 to 0219 and a UPC of 054757000721

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. One (1) additional images of the recalled Sump Pumps can be found on the Web site listed above.

According to the CPSC, the recalled Sump Pumps can overheat, posing a risk of fire, burns and property damage. The firm has received six reports of the recalled sump pumps smoking.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Utilitech, Do It and Star Water Sump Pump Systems, 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 burns.

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact the Star Water Systems Customer Service toll-free at 1-800-742-5044 from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. You can also reach the company on the Web at https://www.starwatersystems.com/en-na/ and click on “Recall Information” for more information.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Sump Pumps, please search for “pumps” 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 Star Water Systems, please search for “Star Water” 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 Utilitech brand, please search for “Utilitech” 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 Do It brand, please search for “Do It” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 20-069
Recalls Direct RIN: 12651-2020
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