Subaru Portable Gasoline Generators Recalled by Robin America Due to Fire, Burn Hazards
Hazard: The fuel tank can leak, posing a fire or burn hazard.
Description: The recalled portable gasoline generators are Subaru models SGX3500, SGX5000 and SGX7500. They have yellow fuel tanks and black frames with collapsible handles. The word “Subaru” is on the fuel tank and is on the control panel under the Subaru logo. The Product, or Spec, number and serial number are on the end of the fuel tank above the wheels. Generators with the following product numbers and serial numbers are being recalled.
Consumer Contact: Robin America Inc., toll-free at (866) 664-1363 from 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online www.subarupower.com and click on Recall at the bottom of the page for more information.
Incidents/Injuries: Robin America has received four reports of fuel leakage. No injuries or property damage have been reported.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the generators and contact Robin America to schedule a free repair. Learn More
Sold at: Authorized Subaru Power Equipment dealers nationwide, including authorized internet dealers, between September 2011 and January 2013 for approximately $920 to $1800.
Importer: Robin America Inc., of Lake Zurich, Ill.