What’s the Problem?
This CPSC Recall began on July 8, 2021, and affects ECHO EGi-2300 Watt Generators with model number EGi-2300 and a serial number between EU19483D010001 through EU21021N010180.
“The unit can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers,” CPSC said. “Echo has received four reports of the generator overheating or catching fire.”
The recalled generators have the model and serial number printed on the data label on the bottom left hand of the side panel. The generators are orange and black with “ECHO” and “EGi-2300” printed on the side.
Affected generators were sold online and at independent ECHO outdoor power equipment dealers nationwide from February 2020 through June 2021 for about $850.
Consumers who purchased a recalled generator should stop using it immediately and contact ECHO for instructions on how to obtain a free repair. ECHO is contacting all known purchasers directly.
The CPSC Recall Number for this item is 21-760
Other Generator Recalls
- Powerhouse Generator Recall: February 24, 2021 – Northern Tool & Equipment Company Inc. recalled about 3,640 Powerhorse 13000ES Portable Generators that have a wiring error which can result in an electrical shock to users.
- Westinghouse Generator Recall: September 17, 2020 – MWE Investments recalled potentially defective Westinghouse Dual Fuel Portable Generators that can leak fuel, posing a fire and burn hazard.
Do I Have an Echo Generator Class Action Lawsuit?
The Class Action Litigation Group at our law firm is an experienced team of trial lawyers that focus on the representation of plaintiffs in Echo Generator Lawsuits. We are handling individual litigation nationwide and currently accepting new injury and death cases in all 50 states.
If you or a loved one was injured by a recalled generator, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to a settlement by filing a suit and we can help.