Sunrise Global Marketing is recalling approximately 14,000 GreenWorks 12 amp electric blower/vacs over fears that the recalled products may catch fire and cause burn hazards, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) reported on July 22.
The affected products have model numbers 24022 or 24072, with a serial number ranging between GWS0350001 to GWS2280500 and GWR1310001 to GWS2281100, respectively. Model and serial numbers can be found printed on the side of the motor housing. The company has already received three reports of the recalled product catching fire.
The defective blower/vacs were sold from February 2012 to June 2015 at different Menards, Magic Mart and Mowtown stores nationwide, and at different online sites. Consumers should contact the company immediately for a full product refund.
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