**** Recall via Health Canada
Expanded Recall: Mastercraft 5 Gallon Air Compressor recalled due to regulator knob failure
Common name: Mastercraft 5 Gallon Air Compressor
Product description: This recall expansion involves the Mastercraft 5 Gallon Air Compressor 1.5-Hp. The recalled products can be identified by the following model and UPC numbers:
The recall includes all compressors with date codes ending in 2014. The date code is located on the unit name plate on the tank.
Hazard identified: The regulator knob may break off under pressure and may lead to a component failure and cause injury to consumers. As of June 26, 2019, the company has received 13 reports of incidents in Canada with 1 injury.
Consumers should immediately stop using the compressors and return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.
For more information, consumers may contact the Canadian Tire Call Centre by telephone at 1-800-387-8803. The call center 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.