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

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Product description

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

Other identifying numbers

Model G1100 and model G1700i

Reasons the product is recalled

Affected units may develop cracks around the fuel tank outlet hose nipple, which can result in fuel leakage.

The hazards 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


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Responsible regulator

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

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