Makita (Australia) PTY LTD—Makita Generators G1100 and G1700i
What are the defects?
Affected units may develop cracks around the fuel tank outlet hose nipple, which can result in fuel leakage.
What are the hazards?
Fuel leakage presents a fire risk.
What should consumers do?
Owners should immediately cease using models G1100 & G1700i and contact Makita (Australia) PTY LTD on 1300 361 690 between 8 am and 5 pm (EST) to arrange a free-of-charge modification. Spare parts will be available from 15 November 2010.
Specialist retail stores
- 1 September 2003 - 1 February 2009
Recall advertisements and supporting documentation
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.