Makita (Australia) PTY LTD—Makita Generators G1100 and G1700i

PRA number

2010/12109

Published date

Product description

Petrol engine powered portable generator
G1100
G1700i
Identifying features
Model G1100 and model G1700i

Other identifying numbers

Model G1100 and model 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.

Supplier

Makita (Australia) PTY LTD

Traders who sold this product

Specialist retail stores

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Dates available for sale

-

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

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