Texsport Recalls Cedar Lake Heater/Cookers Due to Fire Hazard

The dual-use heater/cooker’s regulator turns gas propane to liquid, which can flare easily.

Recall date: June 13, 2013
Recall number: 13-214
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Recall Summary

Name of product:

Cedar Lake Propane Heater/Cooker

Hazard:

The regulator on the heater/cooker malfunctions when a user switches from a cooking to heating option, or vice versa, the gas propane turns to liquid, which can flare easily and pose a fire hazard.

Consumer Contact:

Texsport at (800) 231-1402 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.texsport.com and click on RECALL link.

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Recall Details

Units

About 325

Description

The dual use heater/cooker consists of a single large ceramic burner with a metal stand. It measures 9 inches by 10.25 inches by 4.5 inches.  It has a fitting below the burner for a propane bottle of either 16.4 oz. or 14.1 oz. sizes.  The heater/cooker comes with a hose and regulator for connecting the propane bottle.  The heater/cooker’s product number #14219 is printed on the packaging 

Incidents/Injuries

There was one incident of fire reported.  No injuries were reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact the company for information about how to return the product and receive a full refund.

Sold at

Various sporting goods, outdoor and Army/Navy stores nationwide, and online at Sears.com, Kmart.com and Amazon.com from May 2012 to February 2013 for about $37.

Importer

Texsport, of Houston, TX.  

Manufactured in

China

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