Name of product:
Portable generators
Hazard:

The portable generators have a wiring error, which can result in an electrical shock risk if an electrical device is plugged into the generator.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
August 9, 2016
Recall number:
16-239
Consumer Contact:

Kohler Power Systems toll-free at 866-667-4835 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or email generator.feedback@kohler.com or online at http://power.kohler.com, and click "Contact Us" on the upper-right side of the page.

Recall Details

In Conjunction With:
 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled generators and contact Kohler to schedule a free repair by the closest authorized dealer.

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported

Sold At:

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Authorized Kohler distributors and dealers from June 2014 through May 2016 for between $740 and $1,400.

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Manufacturer(s):

"Sumec Machinery & Electric Co. Ltd., of China"

Distributor(s):

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Kohler Power Systems of Kohler, Wis.

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Manufactured In:
China
Units:
About 7,000 (in addition, about 230 were sold in Canada)