Yardworks 15-Amp Electric Corded Snowblower, 22-in recalled due to electric shock hazard

snowblower recall

Product
Yardworks 15-Amp Electric Corded Snowblower, 22-in

Issue
Consumer products - Electrical hazard

What to do
Immediately stop using the recalled products and return them to any Canadian Tire Store for a full refund.

Affected products
This recall involves Yardworks 15-Amp Electric Corded Snowblower, 22-in. The batch numbers is located on the back of the product.


Product Number   UPC                       Batch Number
060-0583              846325003919     12621
060-0583              846325003919      52921


Issue
The power cable on the affected units may become brittle and break when exposed to temperatures below -20C, leading to a potential electric shock injury.

As of March 10, 2022, the company has received 6 reports of incidents relating to the power cord becoming brittle and breaking in Canada, and no reports of injuries.

What you should do
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and return them to any Canadian Tire Store for a full refund.

For more information, consumers may contact the Canadian Tire Call Centre by telephone at 1-800-387-8803.  The call centre is open Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. EST and on Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST.