The drills wiring can contact internal moving parts, posing a shock hazard
February 6, 2019
DEWALT Industrial Tool Company of Towson, Md., is recalling about 130,000 DWD110 and DWD112 drills sold in the U.S. and Canada.
The drills wiring can contact internal moving parts, posing a shock hazard.
No incidents or injuries have been reported.
This recall involves the D e WALT DWD110 and DWD112 3/8-inch variable speed reversing drills.
The drills are yellow with black accents and have a power cable connected at one end.
Only drills with date codes 2017-37-FY through 2018-22-FY are affected.
If the drill is marked with an X after the date code it has already been inspected and is not affected.
The model number is located on a label on the right side of the drill. The date code is etched into the body of the drill below the label.
Consumers whose drill does not have a date code, or who cannot locate the date code should contact the company
The drills, manufactured in the U.S., were sold at The Home Depot, Lowes and other hardware stores nationwide, and online at Amazon.com and other online retailers, from September 2017, through November 2018, for between $60 and $70.
What to do
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled drills and contact DeWALT to schedule a free inspection and repair.
Consumers may contact DeWALT toll-free at (855) 752-5259 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by email at email@example.com or online at www.dewalt.com and click on Service and Support at the top of the page then Safety Recall Notice for more information.