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IMPORTANT: Voluntary Recall of Makita Portable Generator 15/11/2010

Models G1100/GE1100 and G1700i/GE1700i with a possibility of leaking fuel.

As a result of strict internal quality control monitoring there is a possibility that during transportation fuel leakages can occur due to the outlet nipple breaking off the fuel tank of our portable generators.

A replacement part is available and we will be replacing the affected part free of charge. Therefore, customers who have purchased and are using any of these generators please stop using them and contact Makita directly via the details provided below.

Models Affected

Produced between September 2003 to February 2009

Location of Serial Number Label

Brand Model Product Number Serial Number of Affected Units (7 digit)
Makita G1700i RAS170XXXXX #3000003 3000688
#3010003 3021505
#6000001 6017296
#8000001 - 8004382
Dolmar GE1700i
Makita G1100 RGS170XXXXX #4000001 4000376
#4010001 4015102
#7000001 7002206
#9000001 - 9000487
Dolmar GE1100

Required Action

Owners of these types and models of generators must stop using them immediately and contact Makita via the details below.

Contact Information

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