Walther has issued a Follow Up Notice for a PPS M2 (M2 MODELS ONLY) recall that was issued in November 2018. It is important to understand that this is NOT a new recall.
Walther Arms, Inc. discovered a potential safety issue with certain PPS M2 pistols shipped before September 21, 2018. Walther voluntarily initiated a recall in November 2018 to protect the safety of its customers because under certain conditions it is possible that some of these pistols may fire when dropped. The only PPS M2 pistols affected by this recall are those in the following serial number ranges:
AN3020 – AN9999 AO0000 – AO9999 AP0000 – AP9999 AQ0000 – AQ9999 AR0000 – AR9999 AS0000 – AS9999 AT0000 – AT9999 AU0000 – AU7502
*If you are unsure if your Serial Number is involved in the recall, please email: PPSM2Recall@WaltherArms.com
All these pistols were shipped BEFORE September 21, 2018
Walther PPS M1 models are not affected by this recall nor are ANY PPS M2 models shipped after September 21, 2018.
Through this follow-up notice, we again need your help to identify all purchasers of the PPS M2 pistols affected by this recall. We kindly ask that, to the extent you have not done so already, you immediately review your acquisition and disposition (“A&D”) records and send us a list of the names and addresses of the customers to whom they were sold, the date(s) of the sale, and the serial number(s) of the pistols(s) sold to each customer so that we may contact them to notify them of this recall. If any of the pistols were sold to another federal firearms licensee, please provide us with a copy of their federal firearms license. In addition, if you have them, please provide the telephone and facsimile numbers and/or email addresses for the customers to whom you sold any PPS M2 pistols affected by this recall.
In addition, we kindly ask that you post this information of the affected pistols in a highly visible location at your Retail locations and on your websites to aid in notification to any consumers that are in possession of one or more of the identified pistols.
The following is a list of the affected SKUs for the PPS M2 pistols being recalled: 2825554 WALTHER PPS 9MM BLUE TITANIUM BLACK SLIDE
2825571 WALTHER PPS 9MM FDE FRAME BLACK SLIDE
2825490 WALTHER PPS 9MM OD GREEN FRAME BLACK SLIDE
2825562 WALTHER PPS 9MM TUNGSTEN GREY BLACK SLIDE
2831236 WALTHER PPS M2 9MM ANGEL BLUE FRAME BLACK SLIDE
2831198 WALTHER PPS M2 9MM BLUE TITANIUM FRAME BLACK SLIDE
2831228 WALTHER PPS M2 9MM BRONZE FRAME BLACK SLIDE
2831210 WALTHER PPS M2 9MM COYOTE BROWN FRAME BLACK SLIDE
2831252 WALTHER PPS M2 9MM DARK PINK FRAME BLACK SLIDE
2834031 WALTHER PPS M2 9MM FDE FRAME BLACK SLIDE
2831201 WALTHER PPS M2 9MM OD GREEN FRAME BLACK SLIDE
2831244 WALTHER PPS M2 9MM PINK FRAME BLACK SLIDE
2831180 WALTHER PPS M2 9MM TUNGSTEN FRAME BLACK SLIDE
2805961RMS WALTHER PPS M2 9X19 DIRECT MOUNT RMSC OPTIC
2805961TNS WALTHER PPS M2 9X19 WA W/TRITIUM NIGHT SIGHTS
2805961TNSFP WALTHER PPS M2 9X19 WA W/TRITIUM NIGHT SIGHTS
2834049 WALTHER PPS M2 LE 9MM FDE FRAME BLACK SLIDE
Please return any new or used PPS M2 pistols within the identified serial number range that you may still have in inventory to us to be upgraded. We will upgrade the returned PPS M2 pistols and send them back to you ASAP. The upgrade will be done at no charge to you.
Please Contact Walther at www.WaltherArms.com/Recall, by email at ppsrecall@WaltherArms.com, or by phone at 1-866-503-3389 (Monday through Friday, from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Central time), to receive an RMA and shipping info for any affected PPS M2 pistols you may still have in stock or a retail customer returns to you.
PPS M2 pistols that have been upgraded will have a dot milled into the back side of the magazine opening as shown below:
We appreciate your continued assistance on this matter and apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you. Thank you for your patience and cooperation.
Walther Arms, Inc.