The following notice has been issued by the manufacturer:

Safety Recall Notice for EM2600L, ER2600L, LT-27 and MS27C

As a result of strict internal Makita-quality control checks, it is possible that the grommet (A rubber part on the fuel tank) shrinks when in contact with fuel for a long time and it’s possible for fuel to leak from the fuel tank.

The affected models are within the serial number range, as below:

MODEL Serial no to Serial no
EM2600L 160400001 170600210
ER2600L 160300441 170500210
LT-27 160300001 170300085
MS27C 160300001 170500210


If your model is affected by the serial number range above please contact Makita direct, to arrange collection of your machine.

Makita UK Ltd, Michigan Drive, Tongwell, Milton Keynes, MK15 8JD
Telephone: 01908 211678


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