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Name of product:
PureLine 1.5 HP Pool Pump Motors
The pool pump motors can overheat, posing a fire hazard.
March 25, 2021
This recall involves two models of 1.5 HP electric motors that drive pool pumps sold under the PureLine brand name with model numbers PL1152 and PL2152. The PL1152 model has a round flange and the PL2152 has a square flange. The model number can be found on the white label on the top of the recalled motors. The motors are black. The PL1152 motors are 11-7/8 inches long and 5-1/2 inches in diameter. The PL2152 motors are 12-1/2 inches long and 6-1/2 inches in diameter.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled pool pump motors and contact Inyo Pool Products for a free replacement. After replacement, consumers should cut one of the wires connecting to the capacitor and dispose of the recalled pump motors in accordance with local requirements. Consumers are asked to send a photo of the cut wires to Inyo Pool Products at email@example.com. Inyo Pool Products is contacting all known purchasers directly.
The firm has received 26 reports of motors burning, smoking, or melting. No injuries have been reported.
Online at www.inyopools.com between April 2017 through May 2020 for between $140 and $160.
Inyo Pool Products Inc., of Longwood, Fla.
This recall was conducted, voluntarily by the company, under CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.
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