2007 DEWALT DG2900 Gas Generators Safety Recall


DEWALT Industrial Tool Co. is recalling to repair certain DG2900 Gas Generators manufactured during the period December 12, 2001 (date code 200150DG) through August 30, 2006 (date code 200635DG) because a ground fault circuit interrupter (“GFCI”) installed on the Product may not operate properly, thereby creating the risk of potential shock.

The location of the date code is shown on the photograph below.

  Model Number      Description     Affected Date/Code Range  
 Heavy-Duty 2900 Watt Gas Generator  
  Generator 200601 through 200639

Units stamped with an “R” or product cartons labeled with a round green sticker are NOT affected by this recall.


If your generator is affected, STOP USING IT IMMEDIATELY, and call DEWALT toll-free 1-888-742-9108 between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM Eastern Time, Monday through Friday to arrange for a free repair.

Recall done in cooperation with U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.