Recall date: February 17, 2011
Recall number: 11-137

Recall Summary

"The snow blower's engine is missing a safety shield above the side mounted electric starter, posing a laceration hazard to consumer's fingers."

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

In Conjunction With:
"About 1,500 in the U.S. and 300 in Canada"

The recalled snow blowers have a LCT StormForce engine with "Sno-Tek" printed across a metal handlebar plate. Snow blowers with model numbers 920402 and 920403 and UPC codes 5105803094 and 5105803095 are included in this recall. Only snow blowers with engine model number PW1HK18650781DE-ABGOQUVE1M with serial numbers ranging from 1065H04008325A through 1065H04012104A are affected by this recall. The product model number and UPC codes are printed on a label attached to the outside of the gear box near the left wheel.


None reported.


Consumers should stop using these snow blowers and contact LCT for a free repair kit and installation instructions or return them to an authorized LCT service center location for a free repair. LCT's Service Network toll free number is (800) 558-5402

Sold At:

Home Depot and Ariens authorized dealers nationwide and in Canada from August 2010 through September 2010 for between about $700 and $800.

Ariens, of Brillion, Wis.

Liquid Combustion Technology, LLC (LCT), of Travelers Rest, S.C.

Manufactured In:
"Snow blower in United States, engine in China"