Honda Portable Power Generator Recall [US]


Honda Portable Power Generator Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Washington: American Honda Motor Company Inc., a Torrance, California establishment and subsidiary of the Honda Motor Company, recalls an estimated 340,000 Honda EB2200i, EU2200i, EU2200i Companion and EU2200i Camo Portable Generators from the American marketplace due to failure to protect against salt water ingress and consequential risks of electrical short circuit, fire, burns and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/Fc8W30qqCr5

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2020/American-Honda-Recall-of-Portable-Generators-Due-to-Fire-and-Burn-Hazards

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Honda EB2200i, EU2200i, EU2200i Companion and EU2200i Camo Portable Generators:

  • The recalled Portable Generators were sold with a solid red or green/brown camo colored cover. The brand, “HONDA” and the specific generator model name are printed on the control panel. The serial number is located on a lower corner of one of the side panels of the Generator. The model names and serial number ranges that are being recalled:
    • Model number EB2200i, sold with serial numbers ranging from EAJT-1000001 to EAJT-1011342
    • Model number EU2200i, sold with serial numbers ranging from EAMT-1000001 to EAJT-2098790
    • Model number EU2200i Companion, sold with serial numbers ranging from EAMT-1000001 to EAMT-2098790
    • Model number EU2200i Camo, sold with serial numbers ranging from EAMT-1000001 to EAMT-2098790

  • The EB2200i Generators have a black front cover and black metal frame. The brand, “HONDA” can be found printed in white lettering and the model number, “EB2200i” in white lettering with a red outline is printed on the front of the Generator (black control panel).
  • The EU2200i Generators have a black front cover and black metal frame. The brand, “HONDA” can be found printed in white lettering and the model number “EU2200i” in red lettering with a white outline is printed on the front of the Generator (black control panel).

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Portable Power Generators 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 CPSC, if exposed to salt water, the fluid may enter the AC output connector inside the Generator. If this defect occurs, it poses fire and burn hazard.

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

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact American Honda Motor Company toll-free at 1-888-946-6329 from 8:00 AM to 7:30 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday or on the Web at http://powerequipment.honda.ca/recall-information.

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

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by American Honda Motor Company Inc., please search for “Honda” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 20-090
Recalls Direct RIN: 12813-2020
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