January 31, 2002
CRC Industries Has Recalled Auto Pride Brake Parts
Cleaner and Auto Pride Engine Degreaser
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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