Why the product is recalled
Affected units may develop cracks around the fuel tank outlet hose nipple, which can result in fuel leakage.
What the hazards are to consumers
Fuel leakage presents a fire risk.
What consumers should 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.
Makita (Australia) PTY LTD
Traders who sold this product
Specialist retail stores
Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale