Recall: Dupli-Color Perfect Match Automotive Paint
On 2012-08-28, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Dupli-Color Perfect Match Automotive Paint due to a potential fire hazard. This product sold new beginning in July 2011 for about $7.
About 3,000 units are involved in this Sherwin-Williams automotive paint recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 1st recall of products in the Automotive Products category in 2012.
Company Contact Information:
Phone: (888) 304-3769
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What is the problem?
The aerosol paint canister can leak, posing a fire hazard to consumers if the paint can is stored near a source of ignition.
How can I tell if I own this product?
This recall involves Dupli-Color Perfect Match automotive paint in green metallic. The liquid paint was sold in an 8-ounce spray paint can. Batch code "HL2031LN" is printed on the bottom of the can, along with UPC code 026916715036.
These items were sold new+ at Advance Auto, Autozone, Discount Auto Parts, General Automotive Supply, NAPA, Pep Boys and other retail stores between July 2011 and June 2012 for about $7.
What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company's remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click "I Own THIS Item" to continue.
The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and contact Sherwin-Williams for a refund.
For additional information, please contact Sherwin-Williams toll-free at (888)304-3769 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.sherwin-williams.com
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
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