Recall: Honda EU2200i, EU2200i Companion and EB2200i Portable Generators
On 2019-03-20, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Honda EU2200i, EU2200i Companion and EB2200i Portable Generators due to a potential Fire and Burn hazard. This product sold new beginning in February 2018 for about $1100 to $1300.
About 200,000 units are involved in this portable generators recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 1st recall of products in the Generators category in 2019.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 20 similar recalls,
involving about 800,000 product units.
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What is the problem?
The portable generator can leak gasoline from the fuel valve, posing fire and burn hazards.
How can I tell if I own this product?
This recall involves Honda EU2200i, EU2200i Companion and EB2200i portable generators. The recalled portable generators were sold with a red or Camo cover. The names "HONDA" and the generator model name are printed on the control panel. T he serial number is located on a lower corner of one of the side panels of the generator. The following model numbers and serial number ranges are being recalled:
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These items were sold new+ at Authorized Honda Power Equipment Dealers and The Home Depot and other home improvement stores nationwide and online from February 2018 through February 2019 for about $1,100 to $1,300.
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 generators and contact a local authorized Honda Power Equipment service dealer to schedule a free repair. Honda is contacting all known purchasers directly.
American Honda toll-free at 888-888-3139 from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at https://powerequipment.honda.com/ and click on "Recalls and Updates" at the bottom of the page for more information.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
Honda has received 19 reports of fuel leaking from the fuel valve. No injuries have been reported.
+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.
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