All Power America Recalls Snow Throwers Due to Fire Hazard

The product was tested overseas with Chinese gasoline, causing the carburetor needle to corrode and allow fuel to leak, posing a fire hazard to consumers.

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[Missing text /cpscGlobals/recallsboilerplates/recalldate for vi-VN]: Tháng Bảy 02, 2014
[Missing text /cpscGlobals/recallsboilerplates/recallnumber for vi-VN]: 14-222

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Single Stage Snow Thrower

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Exposure to Chinese gasoline for extended periods of time while testing the product overseas caused the carburetor needle to become corroded and allow fuel to leak, posing a fire hazard to consumers.

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All Power America toll-free at (888) 896-6881 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at http://www.allpoweramerica.com/ and click on Safety Recall for more recall information.

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About 10,000

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This recall involves All Power brand single stage snow throwers. The snow throwers are black and yellow and have a red cap on the gas tank. They have a 20 inch wide snow clearing width and an 87cc, 4 cycle engine. The model number of the recalled snow throwers is SB044P which is printed on a yellow and black sticker located on the top of the unit with the phrase “20 Inch Clearing Width.”

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The company has received 58 reports of carburetor leaks. No fires or injuries have been reported.

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Consumers should immediately stop using their snow thrower and contact All-Power to obtain a free repair.

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Menards Stores and independent hardware retailers from September 2012 through December 2013 for about $200.

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Steele Products, a subsidiary of Jaing Dong North America (JDNA).

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Suzhou Murray Machinery Manufacturing Co., Ltd. Jiangsu, China.

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China

  • All-Power Single Stage Snow Thrower SB044P