This recall involves certain Kohler portable generators. The generators have black frame assemblies and blue fuel tanks with the name « Kohler » printed on a sticker on the fuel tank. Only generators with serial number 4528733735 or lower, and a manufacture date prior to 06 2016, representing the months and year of manufacture, are included in this recall. The affected products are CSA certified with CSA certification file number 261378.
GEN5.0 Spec Number PA-GEN50-3003 only
Model numbers, serial numbers, spec number and manufacturing date codes are on a silver label placed on each generator on the lower black frame assemblies.
The affected generators have a wiring error, posing an electric shock hazard to consumers.
Neither Health Canada nor Kohler Power Systems has received any reports of incidents or injuries related to the use of the portable generators in Canada or in the United States.
For more information, please visit http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2016/59734r-eng.php