Product Recall Notice

Products: MS 461-Z Chainsaw & GS 461-Z Concrete Saw for possible Technical Fault

March 29 2017

Recall Summary

Name of Product: STIHL Gas-Powered Chainsaw MS 461-Z & STIHL Concrete Saw GS 461-Z.

Hazard: The fuel line can leak, posing fire and burn hazards on machine serial numbers between #173 092 800 - #181 993 952.

Remedy: Inspect/repair

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled machines and return them to an authorised STIHL SHOP or STIHL Stockist for a free inspection and free repair.

Consumer Contact: STIHL Ltd on 09 262 4000 between 08:30 and 17:00hrs Monday through Friday, or online at and click on News/Promotions and then Product Recall Notice for more information.

To find your nearest STIHL SHOP or STIHL Stockist go to /dealer-locator.aspx?dealer_search=

If you have any questions about the process or need any assistance, we will be happy to help. Contact Us.