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December 6, 1999

Pennzoil-Quaker State Axius 6" Deluxe Fans Recalled

Washington, DC (SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration today published the recall of certain Pennzoil-Quaker State Company Axius 6" Deluxe Fan manufactured between December 1997 - July 1999 because the fans used in automotive vehicle interiors can overheat, potentially causing a fire inside the car.

Approximately 450,000 fans are affected by this recall.

Consumers are being asked to return the fans to Axius and will receive a coupon good for a new fan or other Axius products. Consumers are asked not to use these fans.

Retailers were notified on Aug. 18, 1999.

Owners are requested to contact Axius at 1-888-511-4158 concerning these fans.

[NHTSA Recall No. 99E026]

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

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