Name of product:
Stihl-brand MS 192 T Chain Saws
Hazard:

These chain saws can leak fuel, posing a fire hazard. A connection in the ignition grounding system could loosen and create a spark, posing a fire hazard. Also the springs in the clutch assembly could come out of position allowing a spring of the clutch to be projected from the saw housing resulting in injury to the user.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
January 11, 2006
Units:
About 23,500
Consumer Contact:

Call Stihl Inc. at (800) 610-6677 between 7 a.m. and 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit Stihl's Web site at www.stihlusa.com

Recall Details

Description:

The recalled Stihl-brand chain saws have model number MS 192 T, located on the side of the chain saw's starter housing. They include serial numbers 264371702 through 266087005, which is located on the top/front of the chain saw's housing.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should stop using these chain saws immediately and return them to an authorized Stihl dealer for a free repair.

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported.

Sold At:

Authorized Stihl dealers nationwide from January 2005 through July 2005 for about $280.

Manufactured In:
United States