Recall date: April 26, 2011
Recall number: 11-207

Recall Summary

"The carburetors on both products develop fuel leaks and can ignite when exposed to an ignition source, posing a fire or burn hazard."

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

In Conjunction With:
"Snowblowers: About 18,000 in the U.S. and 5,000 in Canada Mowers: About 6,000 in the U.S. and 200 in Canada"
Toro PC-421Q Snowblowers:   The model/serial numbers are found on a decal on the underside of the rear of the unit. Model and serial numbers are:
    Model Number Serial Number
    38588 310000001 to 310999999 and 311000001 to 311003576
    38589 310000001 to 310999999 and 311000001 to 311999999
  Toro 20" Recycler Mower:   The model and serial numbers are found on a decal on the left rear of the mower.
Model 20323; Serial number 310000001 to 310999999.

There have been about 500 reports of carburetor leaks. There were no reports of fire or injury.


Consumers should immediately stop using the products and contact a Toro Service Dealer for a free repair.

Sold At:

Toro Dealers in the United States and Canada from September 2009-March 2011.

The Toro Company, of Bloomington, Minn.
Manufactured In:
Mower in Mexico; Snowblower in the United States