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January 31, 2002

CRC Industries Has Recalled Auto Pride Brake Parts Cleaner and Auto Pride Engine Degreaser

(SafetyAlerts) -  CRC Industries, Inc. has recalled Auto Pride Brake Parts Cleaner and Auto Pride Engine Degreaser .

Potential Number of Units Affected: 18,348

Manufactured: June and September 2001

Defect: Certain cans of Auto Pride Brake Parts Cleaner and Auto Pride Engine Degreaser, labeled as 05089AP, were mislabeled in the production process and do not inform the user that the formula in the can is flammable. If this product is used in an area where there is the presence of an ignition source, a fire could result.

Remedy: CRC is notifying its distributors and customers to return the product for a free replacement. The manufacturer has reported that distributor/owner notification began Nov. 27, 2001. Owners should contact CRC Industries at 215-674-4300.

[NHTSA Recall No. 01E059].

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when the next update is due.

Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!

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