American Honda Recall of Portable Generators Due to Fire and Burn Hazards



This recall involves Honda EB2200i, EU2200i, EU2200i Companion and EU2200i Camo portable generators. The recalled portable generators were sold with a red or Camo cover. The name “HONDA” and the generator model name are printed on the control panel. The serial number is located on a lower corner of one of the side panels of the generator. The model names and serial number ranges that are being recalled: Model Name Serial Number Range EB2200i EAJT -1000001 thru 1011342 EU2200i EAMT-1000001 thru 2098790 EU2200i Companion EAMT-1000001 thru 2098790 EU2200i Camo EAMT-1000001 thru 2098790
Product:
Honda EB2200i, EU2200i, EU2200i Companion and EU2200i Camo Portable GeneratorsAbout 340,000 (about 200,000 units were previously recalled in 2019)
Retailer:
Authorized Honda Power Equipment Dealers, The Home Depot and other home improvement stores nationwide, and online from February 2018 through January 2020 for between $1,100 to $1,300.
Recall Date:    Mar 17, 2020
Injury:
Honda has received 13 reports of the generator’s inverter assembly short-circuiting while in use, including 10 reports of fire. No injuries or property damage reported.
Mfg Country:
Thailand
Importer:
American Honda Motor Company Inc., Torrance Calif.
Recall ID:    8766
Last Published:    Mar 17, 2020
Official Site:    Link

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Emert Number:    20090
Emert Status:    Announced