Total Tools—Detroit Generator(s)

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Product description

A.) 7.5KVA 15HP Recoil Start Generator

B.) 3.1KVA 2500W 6.5HP Recoil Start Generator
Identifying features
A.) Part # YW8000HECO B.) Part # DFD3000HS2

Other identifying numbers

A.) Part # YW8000HECO

B.) Part # DFD3000HS2

Reasons the product is recalled

Manufactured with a Multiple Earth Neutral (MEN) link between the neutral & earth without a Residual Current Device (RCD), which is non-compliant with safety clause 6 of AS2790 Electricity generating sets.

The hazards to consumers

If a fault occurs in the unit or equipment the MEN, which is bonded to the frame, can cause the frame to become live with electrical current possibly causing an electric shock.

What consumers should do

Cease using the product immediately. Customers should return their unit to the Total Tools store where purchased for rectification of the defect.


Traders who sold this product

37 Total Tools franchised stores

Where the product was sold

Australian Capital Territory
New South Wales
South Australia

Responsible regulator

Energy Safe (VIC) is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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