What are the defects?
A mechanical fault with a switch component of these power tools has been detected that could lead to the power tool continuing to operate after the trigger has been released.
What are the hazards?
What should consumers do?
Contact Makita to gain information on Makita Service Agents or how to return the tool. Makita will rectify or replace the tool. Telephone Numbers: NSW 02 9748 3944, VIC 03 9764 8055, TAS 03 6278 1899, QLD 07 3265 1888, WA 08 9350 5666, SA 08 8347 1933.
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.