The Journal Gazette
Friday, February 07, 2020 9:09 am

Star Water Systems recalls sump pumps

Star Water Systems is recalling about 33,000 sump pumps because they can overheat and pose a fire risk.

The firm has received six reports of the recalled sump pumps smoking. No injuries have been reported.

The sump pumps were sold under Utilitech, Do It and Star Water Systems brands.

Consumers should immediately unplug the recalled sump pumps and contact Star Water Systems for instructions to disable their pump and to obtain a full refund.

Customers may contact the company 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at 800-742-5044 or online at and click on “Recall Information” for more information.




Star Water Systems recall

Brand Name

Model #

Manufacturing Date Codes

UPC Codes



1017 - 0219


Do It


0214 - 0219


Star Water Systems


0715 - 0219


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