Makita—Angle Grinder

PRA number

2004/6847

Published date

Product description

Models 9523NB, 9523NBK, and 9526NB. The recall applies to the following serial number ranges: 9523NB - Serial numbers 1209788K to 1440404K; 9526NB - Serial numbers 41446K to 59985K.

What are the defects?

Under certain circumstances, when using the tool or fitting a wheel and tightening the flange nut, the spindle onto which the nut is screwed, can break.

What are the hazards?

Component failure.

What should consumers do?

Cease using this product immediately and contact Makita on 1300 361 690 between 8.00am and 6.00pm weekdays to arrange for replacement of the spindle by the nearest Makita Service Agent at no charge.

Supplier

Makita (Australia) Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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