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Posted: Apr 26, 2011 12:43 PM
Recall news

The following recall has been announced:

TORO SNOWBLOWERS AND RECYCLER MOWERS

DETAILS: Toro power clear snowblowers and the Toro 20" recycler mowers manufactured by The Toro Company, of Bloomington, Minn., and sold at Toro Dealers in the United States and Canada from September 2009 through March 2011.

WHY: The carburetors on both products can develop fuel leaks and ignite when exposed to an ignition source, posing a fire or burn hazard.

INCIDENTS: No reports of fire or injury but there have been about 500 reports of carburetor leaks.

HOW MANY: About 18,000 snowblowers in the U.S. and 5,000 in Canada; about 6,000 mowers in the U.S. and 200 in Canada.

FOR MORE: Call the company at 877-738-4440 or visit its website: http://www.toro.com.