Tecumseh Engines Recall

Various brands of power tools and yard equipment recalled due to alleged risk of fire hazard. Tecumseh Engines manufactures engines for generators, lawn mowers, weed wackers, snow blowers, etc. After hundreds of reports of disconnected fuel lines and fuel leaks causing fires, injuries, and property damage, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission prompted a recall.

Thousands of power tools in question have been sold at hardware stores nationwide including Lowes, Home Depot, Sam's Club, Costco, and online retailers, from 2005 to January 2006. Recalled products and brands include:

Two-Stage Snow Throwers: Ariens, Craftsman, Cub Cadet, Huskee, Husqvarna, MTD Gold Series, Murray, Toro, Poulan Pro,Troy-Bilt, White Outdoor, Yard Machines, Yard Man

Log Splitter: Yard Machines

Ice Augers and Post Hole Diggers: Jiffy, Eskimo, Earthquake, Hoffco, MEPCO

Fun-Karts: Carter Brothers, Ken Bar

Generators: Coleman Powermate, NorthStar

Lawn Vac/Chipper: Agri-Fab, Craftsman

Lawn Mower: Toro

String Trimmers: Ariens

Consumers with these products should contact the manufacturer for a free inspection and repair. These products have sold for $200 and $2000.

Tecumseh Engines Recall in the News

The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announces the Tecumseh Engines Recall. (Apr-04-06) [CPSC]

Register your Tecumseh Engines Recall Complaint

If you or a loved one has suffered injuries or property damages caused by a defective fuel line in tools with Tecumseh Engines, you may qualify for damages or remedies that may be awarded in a possible class action or lawsuit. Please fill in our form on the right to submit your complaint to a lawyer for a free evaluation.

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