Poulan Pro Generators Recalled by Husqvarna Professional Products Due to Fire Hazard

The carburetor can fail allowing gasoline to leak.

Recall date: January 20, 2011
Recall number: 11-717
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Recall Summary

Name of product:

Poulan Pro Generators

Hazard:

The carburetor can fail allowing gasoline to leak, posing a fire hazard to consumers.

Consumer Contact:

For more information or to schedule a free repair, contact Husqvarna toll-free at (877) 257-6921 between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday. Consumers can also visit the firm's website at www.husqvarna.us/december2010Alert

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Recall Details

Units

About 600

Description

This recall involves gas-powered Poulan Pro Generators designed for residential use. Models included in the recall are: PP4300, PP6600, PP6600E and PP7600E, all serial numbers. The generator's model number can be found on the front of the fuel tank on the Serial Number Plate. The generators are black and marigold color, measure 21.5" H x 26.6" L x 21.3" range from 4.4 to 7.6 KW with two handles and two wheels.

Incidents/Injuries

The firm has received four reports of fuel leakage. No injuries have been reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled generators and contact Husqvarna to arrange a free repair.

Sold at

Poulan Pro and Husqvarna authorized dealers nationwide from July 2010 through September 2010 for between $600 and $1,000.

Manufacturer(s)

Husqvarna Professional Products Inc., of Charlotte, N.C.

Manufactured in

China

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