Quadratec is recalling about 3,629 Q-Performance Stealth series 10,000 and 12,000 lb. recovery winches, part numbers 92122.4010, 92122.4011, 92122.4020 and 9212.4021.
During high temperature operation, expansion within the processor/switch may result in power flow to the winch motor, causing unintended operation of the winch.
Unintended winch operation can pose the risk of injury.
What to do
Quadratec will notify owners, and replace the processing unit and any associated components on the affected winches free of charge.
The recall was expected to begin September 30, 2020.
Owners may contact Quadratec customer service at (800) 745-6037. Quadratec's number for this recall is 2020-1W.