Snapper Cordless Electric Chainsaws Recall Alert


February 01, 2018

This recall involves two models of Briggs & Stratton Snapper Cordless Electric Chainsaws. In the event of a kickback, the chain brake guard could fail to activate the switch intended to stop the motor, allowing the chain to continue moving. Read to learn more

Name of product: Snapper 82-volt, 18-in cordless electric chainsaws with Model No. SXDCS82 and Item No. 1696773. Affected units were sold from January 2015 through October 2017.

Hazard: In the event of a kickback, the chain brake guard could fail to activate the switch intended to stop the motor, allowing the chain to continue moving.

Remedy: Stop using the product immediately and contact Hongkong Sunrise Trading for a free repair.

Consumer Contact: Call (888) 266-7096 Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET, Friday through Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET. Or visit www.greenworkstools.com and click on “Important Safety Notice” at the bottom of the home page for more information.

Learn more by reading the official recall alert.