Goal Zero recalls power supplies

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Electrical connections may overheat, posing a fire hazard

Goal Zero of Bluffdale, Utah, is recalling about 4,500 Yeti 25A Fast Charge power supplies.

The connection between the power supply module and the output cord can be loose, causing the electrical connections to overheat, posing a fire hazard.

The firm has received three reports of the power supplies overheating. No injuries have been reported.

This recall involves all Yeti 25A Fast Charge power supplies with model number 98080.

The power supply is an accessory to and is used for faster recharging of Goal Zero’s Yeti power stations.

It comes with a standard 100-240v AC power input plug and a 15.6v High Power Port power output plug.

The model number can be found on the first line of the specifications on the product label. The Goal Zero logo and “Yeti 25A Fast Charge” can be found on top of the power supply box.

The power supply, manufactured in Taiwan, was sold at Bass Pro, Cabela’s and REI stores nationwide and online at Amazon, Backcountry and GoalZero.com from April 2019, through August 2020, for about $150.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the Yeti 25A Fast Charge power supply and contact Goal Zero for a free repair. If the product is in use, unplug it and wait for it to cool down before touching.

Consumers may contact Goal Zero toll-free at (888) 794-6250 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (MT) Monday through Friday, by email at productreplacement@goalzero.com, or online at www.goalzero.com and click on the recall link in the middle of the page for more information.

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