EPI ID: 
67504
Name of product:
Brute Force 300 all-terrain vehicles (ATVs)
Hazard:

The fuel tap or carburetor can leak fuel, posing a fire hazard.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
6, 2017
Units:
About 20,000
Consumer Contact:

Kawasaki toll-free at 866-802-9381 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.Kawasaki.com and click on “Recalls” for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves all 2012 through 2017 model Kawasaki Brute Force 300  ATVs. The recalled ATVs have seating for one person and were sold in red, black, white and green. Brute Force is printed on the right and left front fender. The vehicle identification number (VIN) is located under the bumper. To check for recalled vehicles by VIN, visit www.kawasaki.com.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ATVs and contact Kawasaki to schedule a free repair.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received 260 reports of fuel leaking from the fuel tap or carburetor. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At:

Kawasaki dealers nationwide from November 2011 through June 2017 for about $4,300.

Manufacturer(s):

Kwang Yang Motor Co. Ltd, of Taiwan

Importer(s):

Kawasaki Motors Corp. U.S.A., of Foothill Ranch, Calif.

Distributor(s):

Kawasaki Motors Corp. U.S.A., of Foothill Ranch, Calif.

Manufactured In:
Taiwan
Recall number:
17-218
Name of product:
All-terrain vehicles (ATVs)
Hazard:

The fuel tap can leak, posing a fire hazard.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
10, 2017
Units:
About 15,000
Consumer Contact:

Kawasaki toll-free at 866-802-9381 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.Kawasaki.com and click on “Recalls” for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves 2013-2017 KFX50 and 2012-2017 KFX90 Kawasaki all-terrain vehicles (ATVs). The recalled ATVs have four wheels and seating for one person and were sold in a variety of colors. The model name is printed on the right and left front fender. The vehicle identification number (VIN) is located on the front of the steel frame behind the bumper.

 

Model Year

Model

VIN Range

2013

KFX50

RGSWA04A8DB100101-RGSWA04A3DB800110

2014

KFX50

RGSWA04A6EB100101-RGSWA04A1EB800110

2015

KFX50

RGSWA04A4FB100101-RGSWA04A3FBA00106

2016

KFX50

RGSWA04A2GB100101-RGSWA04A6GBA00120

2017

KFX50

RGSWA04A0HB100101-RGSWA04AXHB800112

KFX50

RGSWA04A4HB180101-RGSWA04A7HB180352

2012

KFX90

RGSWE07AXCB100101-RGSWE07A1CB100827

2013

KFX90

RGSWE07A8DB100101-RGSWE07A3DB800110

2014

KFX90

RGSWE07A6EB100101-RGSWE07A7EB800130

2015

KFX90

RGSWE07A4FB100101-RGSWE07A0FB500110

2016

KFX90

RGSWE07A2GB100101-RGSWE07A8GB800110

2017

KFX90

RGSWE07A9HBC10101-RGSWE07A2HBC11171

KFX90

RGSWE07A0HBD20101-RGSWE07A6HBD20166

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ATVs and contact Kawasaki for a free repair.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received 18 reports of fuel leakage from the fuel tap. No injuries have been reported.  

Sold At:

Kawasaki dealers nationwide from October 2011 through May 2017 for between $2,000 and $2,600.

Distributor(s):

Kawasaki Motors Corp. U.S.A., of Foothill Ranch, Calif.

Manufactured In:
Taiwan
Recall number:
17-204
This recall was conducted, voluntarily by the company, under CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.

This firm is no longer in business. The remedy is no longer available.

Name of product:
Self-balancing scooters/hoverboards
Hazard:

The lithium-ion battery packs in the self-balancing scooters/hoverboards can overheat, posing a risk of the products smoking, catching fire and/or exploding.

Remedy:
No Remedy Available
Recall date:
6, 2016
Units:
About 70,000
Consumer Contact:

CPSC’s Hotline at 800-638-2772

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Powerboard brand self-balancing scooters, commonly referred to as hoverboards. The hoverboards have two wheels at either end of a platform and are powered by lithium-ion battery packs. Powerboard brand hoverboards model #PB-001 were sold in green, blue, black, red, white, chrome, gold chrome and pink, and can be identified by the POWERBOARD marking on the left side of the board.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using these recalled products. The firm is no longer in business. A remedy is no longer available.

Incidents/Injuries:

There have been 27 reports of the self-balancing scooters/hoverboards overheating, sparking and smoking, including one report of property damage. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At:

Mall kiosks operated by Hoverboard LLC at 35 locations nationwide and online at Amazon.com and the powerboard.com from September 2015 through April 2016 for between $350 and $1,000.

Importer(s):

PSDI, of Orem, Utah

Distributor(s):

Hoverboard LLC, of Scottsdale, Ariz.

Manufactured In:
China
Recall number:
16-210
Hazard:

The iron can overheat and cause a fire because of a wiring issue, posing a risk of burn injury to consumers.

Remedy:
Replace
Recall date:
3, 2011
Units:
About 5,700
Consumer Contact:

For additional information, call Sunbeam at (800) 656-9708 anytime or visit the firm’s website at www.sunbeamconvertible.com.

Recall Details

Description:

The recalled product is the Sunbeam® Convertible Iron with a model number of GCSBRS - 103. It is a blue and gray, hand-held garment iron that converts to a garment steamer. The model number can be found on the bottom of the iron's plastic base. The recalled irons have date codes C235 or C237 imprinted on the blade of the plug and on the bottom of the packaging.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the irons and contact Sunbeam for a free replacement.

Incidents/Injuries:

Sunbeam has received 17 reports of irons overheating and three reports of irons catching on fire. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At:

Bed Bath & Beyond stores nationwide from June 2010 to November 2010 for about $60

Distributor(s):

Sunbeam Products Inc., Boca Raton, Fla.

Manufactured In:
China
Recall number:
11-118
Hazard:

"The level of ethanol and other fuel additives can distort the toolless fuel cap, allowing fuel to spill, posing a fire and burn hazard."

Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
25, 2011
Units:
About 2.3 million
Consumer Contact:

 For additional information, contact STIHL toll-free at (800) 233-4729 between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.stihlusa.com or e-mail to stihlrecall@stihl.us

Recall Details

Description:

"

The following yard power tools and model numbers are included in this recall:

Product Name & Description Model Number Serial Numbers Affected  
Blower, backpack BR 500 Up to 284053456
 
BR 550 Up to 284053456
BR 600 Up to 284053456
BR 600 Magnum Up to 284053456
Hedge Trimmer, extended reach HL 90K Up to 284101483  
HL 100 Up to 284101483
HL 100 K Up to 284101483
Pole Pruner HT 56 C-E Up to 284398635  
HT 100 Up to 284097165
HT 101 Up to 284097165
HT 130 Up to 284097165
HT 131 Up to 284097165
Edger FC 56 C-E Up to 284180999  
FC 70 C-E Up to 284180999
FC 90 Up to 284012099
FC 95 Up to 284012099
FC 100 Up to 284012099
FC 110 Up to 284012099
Trimmer/Brushcutter FS 40 C-E Up to 284180999  
FS 56 C-E Up to 284180999
FS 56 RC-E Up to 284180999
FS 70 RC-E Up to 284180999
FS 90 Up to 284012099
FS 90 R Up to 284012099
FS 100 RX Up to 284012099
FS 110 Up to 284012099
FS 110 R Up to 284012099
FS 110 RX Up to 284012099
FS 130 Up to 284012099
FS 130 R Up to 284012099
Clearing Saw FS 310 Up to 284012099  
KombiEngine KM 56 RC-E Up to 284180999  
KM 90 R Up to 284012099
KM 110 R Up to 284012099
KM 130 R Up to 284012099

Visit STIHL’s website, www.stihlusa.com for additional photos of the power tools involved and photos of the toolless fuel cap.

"

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using these products and return them to an authorized STIHL dealer for a free repair. Consumers can contact STIHL for instructions on identifying these toolless fuel caps.

Incidents/Injuries:

STIHL has received 81 reports of difficulty installing and/or removing the fuel caps and fuel spillage. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At:

Authorized STIHL dealers nationwide from July 2002 through May 2011 for between $190 and $650.

Manufactured In:
United States
Recall number:
11-226
Name of product:
Self-balancing scooters/hoverboards
Hazard:

The lithium-ion battery packs in the self-balancing scooters/hoverboards can overheat, posing a risk of the products smoking, catching fire and/or exploding.

Remedy:
Replace
Recall date:
6, 2016
Units:
About 4,900
Consumer Contact:

PTX Performance Products toll-free at 844-837-7346 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or online at http://ptxperformance.com and click on Recall for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Airwalk brand self-balancing scooters, commonly referred to as hoverboards. The hoverboards have two wheels at either end of a platform and are powered by lithium-ion battery packs. Airwalk brand hoverboards were sold in black or white colors. The AIRWALK logo is printed on the front right foot pad.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using these recalled products and contact PTX to exchange their hoverboard for a free UL-certified replacement.

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported

Sold At:

The Sports Authority, MC Sports stores nationwide and online at Academy.com and DICKS.com from December 2015 through May 2016 for about $500.

Manufacturer(s):

PTX Performance Products USA, of Irvine, Calif.

Importer(s):

PTX Performance Products USA, of Irvine, Calif.

Manufactured In:
China
Recall number:
16-208
Name of product:
Self-balancing scooters/hoverboards
Hazard:

The lithium-ion battery packs in the self-balancing scooters/hoverboards can overheat, posing a risk of the products smoking, catching fire and/or exploding.

Remedy:
Replace
Recall date:
6, 2016
Units:
About 28,000
Consumer Contact:

Razor toll-free at 866-467-2967 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at Razor.com and click on “CPSC Safety Recalls” for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves non-UL certified Hovertrax brand self-balancing scooters, commonly referred to as hoverboards. Hovertrax hoverboards have two wheels at either end of articulated dual platforms and are powered by lithium-ion battery packs. The recalled Hovertrax brand hoverboards have serial numbers beginning with 55X120-01, 55X120-02, 55X110-01, 55X110-02 and 55X230-01. The serial number is printed on a white sticker on the bottom of the deck or on the charger.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using these recalled products and contact Razor to return their hoverboard for a free replacement hoverboard that is certified to comply with UL 2272.

Incidents/Injuries:

There have been two reports of the battery packs in the self-balancing scooters/hoverboards catching fire, exploding or smoking. No injuries or property damage have been reported.

Sold At:

Big 5, Scheels, Toys R Us and other stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com, Razor.com, Target.com, Walmart.com and other websites from December 2015 through May 2016 for between $600 and $700.

Manufacturer(s):

Razor USA LLC, of Cerritos, Calif.

Importer(s):

Razor USA LLC, of Cerritos, Calif.

Manufactured In:
China
Recall number:
16-215
Name of product:
Self-balancing scooters/hoverboards
Hazard:

The lithium-ion battery packs in the self-balancing scooters/hoverboards can overheat, posing a risk of the products smoking, catching fire and/or exploding.

Remedy:
Refund
Replace
Recall date:
6, 2016
Units:
About 84,000
Consumer Contact:

Keenford Limited toll-free at 877-280-8401 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.imotohk.com or www.hoverboard360.com and click on Recall Information for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves iMoto brand self-balancing scooters, commonly referred to as hoverboards. Hoverboards have two wheels at either end of a platform and are powered by lithium-ion battery packs. The iMoto Smart Balance Board style (model no. M1A1) has 6.5 inch wheels and was sold in blue, black, green, multi, pink, yellow, gold-plated chrome and platinum-plated chrome. The iMoto Smart Balance Board 2.0 style (model no. M2A2) has 8 inch wheels and was sold in blue, black, black/red, chrome, neon, Oreo and white.  The iMoto Smart Balance Board SUV style (model no. M3A3) has 10 inch wheels and was sold in carbon fiber, mahogany and graffiti.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using these recalled products and contact Keenford Limited to exchange their hoverboard for a refund in the form of a store credit or a free replacement hoverboard that is certified to comply with UL2272.

Incidents/Injuries:

There have been six incidents reported of sparks, overheating and short circuits with the recalled hoverboards. No injuries and property damage have been reported.

Sold At:

Macy’s, The Athlete’s Foot and other stores nationwide and online at imotohk.com and hoverboard360.com from September 2015 through December 2015 for between $400 and $600.

Manufacturer(s):

Keenford Limited, of Lynbrook, N.Y.

Importer(s):

Keenford Limited, of Lynbrook, N.Y.

Manufactured In:
China
Recall number:
16-216
Name of product:
Self-balancing scooters/hoverboards
Hazard:

The lithium-ion battery packs in the self-balancing scooters/hoverboards can overheat, posing a risk of the products smoking, catching fire and/or exploding.

Remedy:
Replace
Recall date:
6, 2016
Units:
About 25,000
Consumer Contact:

Hype Wireless toll-free at 866-449-7186 from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.hyperoam.com and click on Recall for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Hype Roam brand self-balancing scooters, commonly referred to as hoverboards. The hoverboards have two wheels at either end of a platform and are powered by lithium-ion battery packs. Roam brand hoverboards were sold in black, red and blue. Roam is printed on a sticker attached to the undercarriage of the scooter.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using these recalled product and contact Hype Wireless to exchange their hoverboard for a free UL-compliant replacement.

Incidents/Injuries:

Hype Wireless has received one report of a self-balancing scooter/hoverboard overheating and smoking. There have been no reports of injuries or property damage.

Sold At:

Bed Bath and Beyond, Sports Chalet, VMZ Enterprises LLC and Trans World Entertainment stores nationwide and online from November 2015 through January 2016 for about $500.

Manufacturer(s):

Hype Wireless Ltd, of Edison, N.J.

Importer(s):

Hype Wireless Ltd, of Edison, N.J.

Manufactured In:
China
Recall number:
16-217
Name of product:
Recreational off-highway vehicles
Hazard:

The front door can open unexpectedly while the vehicle is in use, posing a risk of injury to occupants.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
10, 2016
Units:
About 3,300
Consumer Contact:

American Honda toll-free at 866-784-1870 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.powersports.honda.com and click on Recall Information at the bottom of the page for more information

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves all models of the 2014 Honda Pioneer 700 recreational off-highway vehicle (ROV). ROVs are motorized off-road vehicles with a steering wheel, gas and brake pedals, bucket or bench seats, seat belts and an occupant protection structure. The recalled vehicles came in two-seat and four-seat models and were black with camouflage, olive or red hood and trim pieces. "HONDA" is on the front grill and rear tail gate. "Pioneer 700" appears on a tab on the sides of the vehicle just behind the driver's and front passenger's seats.  The model and serial numbers are on a certification label affixed to the top rear of the driver's side front wheel well. The following model numbers and serial number ranges are being recalled:

 

Model Number

Serial Number Range (All begin with 1HF)

Number of Seats

SXS 700M2 2AC

VE0225E4000006 to VE022XE4006304

2

SXS 700M2 4AC

VE0284E4000003 to VE0284E4001202

2

SXS 700M4 AC

VE0204E4000013 to VE020XE4006849

4

SXS 700M4 3AC

VE0268E4000004 to VE0269E4001503

4

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled vehicles and contact their local authorized Honda dealer to schedule an appointment to have the original front door striker plates removed and replaced, free of charge.

Incidents/Injuries:

Honda has received one report of an unexpected door-release incident during a dealer set-up of the vehicle. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At:

"

Authorized Honda Powersports dealers nationwide from February 2016 through April 2016 for between $14,000 and $17,200.

"

Manufacturer(s):

"American Honda Motor Company Inc., of Torrance, Calif."

Importer:

American Honda Motor Company, of Torrance, Calif.

Manufacturer:

American Honda Motor Company, of Torrance, Calif.

Manufactured In:
U.S.A.
Recall number:
16-741