Product Safety Recalls

EM2600L / EM2600U / ER2600L

Affected products

In the interest of user safety, Makita (Australia) Pty Ltd is undertaking a recall of our EM2600L, EM2600U & ER2600L brushcutters due to a potential leaking fuel tank.

EM2600L - 25.7cc 2 Stroke Brushcutter Loop Handle
EM2600U - 25.7cc 2 Stroke Brushcutter U Handle
ER2600L - 25.7cc 2 Stroke Line Trimmer Loop Handle, Bent Shaft

With a production date range between 16.01 (2016 January) and 17.06 (2017 June)


The fuel tank seal & fuel lines may leak petrol.


Leaking petrol is a fire hazard.

What should I do?

Check the model and production date of your brushcutter (see illustration on right).

To assist you to identify if you have a product affected by this recall, please select your model number from the list below then enter your serial number. Alternatively you can contact Makita on 1300 361 690 between 8am and 5pm (AEST).

Invalid Input
Invalid Input

If the model and serial number is affected by this recall, stop using the tool immediately and carefully drain the fuel tank.

Take the tool to your nearest Makita Service Centre for a no charge replacement of the fuel tank seal & fuel lines, or contact us on 1300 361 690 and we can assist in arranging the repair at your closest Authorised Service Agent.

em2600l em2600u er2600l
em2600l em2600u identification

See for Australian product recall information