Name of product:
Toro Power Clear Snowblower and the Toro 20" Recycler Mower

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

Recall date:
April 26, 2011
Recall number:
Consumer Contact:

For additional information, including the name of a dealer near you, contact Toro toll free at 877-738-4440 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CT, or visit Toro's

Recall Details

In Conjunction With:
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.

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


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

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
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