The air compressor motor can overheat, posing a fire hazard.
The recalled compressors were sold under the Craftsman, Delta Shopmaster, DeVilbiss, Husky and Porter-Cable brand names.
Several Models and Tank sizes were included.
They were sold at home centers and Sears locations nationwide From September 200 through December of 2005.
Consumers should immediately stop using and unplug the recalled compressors and call DeVilbiss or Sears to confirm their product is recalled and for a free inspection and repair.
consumers with DeVilbiss, Porter-Cable, Husky and Delta compressors should contact DeVilbiss at (866) 220-5627 or visit the firm's website at www.porter-cable.com
Consumers with Craftsman-brand compressors should call Sears toll-free at (888) 279-8013, Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. CT and Saturday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT, or visit their website at www.sears.com