The lithium battery in the electric start system can overheat, posing a burn hazard.
This recall involves Simpson Gas Pressure Washers with model number PS61264.
The pressure washers are black in color. The Simpson logo, “Pro Series” and 4400 PSI are printed on the handle of the unit. The model number is printed on a silver label on the unit’s frame.
FNA has received two reports of batteries in the pressure washer’s electric start feature overheating and damaging the units.
Name of Product: Simpson Gas Pressure Washers with Electric Start
Recall Date: December 28, 2023
Recall Number: 24-070
Hazard: The lithium battery in the electric start system can overheat, posing a burn hazard.
Sold At: Lowe's stores nationwide and at lowes.com from March 2023 through July 2023 for about $1,100.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled gas pressure washer and contact FNA Group Inc. for instructions on how to have their unit repaired free of charge at an authorized repair facility. The repair will replace the lithium battery in the electric start system with a sealed lead acid battery.
Units: About 2,930
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What Do I Do if My Product is Recalled?
FNA Group Inc. toll-free at 866-733-8468 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or online at https://simpsoncleaning.com/voluntaryrecall or www.simpsoncleaning.com and click on the “Voluntary Recall” tab for more information.
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