Ryobi—Homelite Model UT08117 Petrol Blower Vac
What are the defects?
Due to a faulty ignition module the Blower Vac may emit a small electrical charge to the operator, similar to a static electric charge. This occurs when the machine has been run for prolonged periods of time in the vacuum mode.
What are the hazards?
Static Electric charge.
What should consumers do?
Return the Homelite Blower Vac Model UT08117 to the point of purchase for a full refund. For further information phone Ryobi Technologies Service Centre on toll free 1300 361 505.
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.