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Scott Fetzer Consumer Brands Recalls Multi-Use Water Pumps Due to Fire and Shock Hazards

  • WAYNE WaterBUG GLOW Model WWB Glow, 1/6 HP Multi-Use Pump
Name of Product:
WAYNE WaterBUG GLOW Multi-Use Submersible Water Removal Pumps

If water gets into the electrical circuit board, it can short circuit, posing fire, burn and electrical shock hazards.

Recall Date:
May 05, 2021

About 42,000


Scott Fetzer Consumer Brands toll-free at 844-369-2149 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at or visit or and click on “Recall” link for more information.



This recall involves all WAYNE WaterBUG GLOW model WWB Glow 1/6 HP Multi-Use Pump units with SKU number 57732-WYN1.  The SKU number is printed on the yellow spec decal on the side of the pump.  The model number is printed on the warranty tag attached to the power cord.  The pump is a residential submersible water removal pump with an automatic shut-off feature.  When the pump is running, the plug glows green and when it shuts off, the plug glows red.  The pump has a black strap for carrying and placing the pump where it is needed.  This recall only includes the WaterBUG GLOW model.


Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled pumps and contact Scott Fetzer Consumer Brands for a free replacement WaterBUG AUTO or standard WaterBUG pump.


The firm has received 28 reports of the circuit board malfunctioning, including two reports of minor burn injuries.

Sold At

The Home Depot stores nationwide and online through and The Home Depot Pro through from July 2019 through March 2021 for about $130.

Manufactured In:
United States

Wayne/Scott Fetzer Company d/b/a Scott Fetzer Consumer Brands, of Harrison, Ohio

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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.

About the U.S. CPSC
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years. Federal law bars any person from selling products subject to a publicly announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.
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