Coleman Recalls Northstar Lanterns Due to Fire Hazard

An incorrect gas feed tube on the Northstar liquid-fueled lanterns can release too much fuel when lit and cause the lantern to ignite in and around the lantern

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Recall date: May 09, 2014
Recall number: 14-171
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    Coleman Northstar Liquid Fuel Lantern

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Recall Summary

Name of product:

Northstar® Liquid Fuel Lanterns

Hazard:

An incorrect gas feed tube was installed on the lantern. When lit, the tube can release too much fuel, posing fire and burn hazards.

Consumer Contact:

The Coleman Company, Inc. at (800) 835-3278 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, by email at consumerservice@coleman.com or online at www.coleman.com and click on “Important Safety Information” for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 95

Description

This recall involves Northstar® liquid fuel lanterns with model number 2000B750 and date codes 10 13 or 11 13. The model number is printed on the base of the lantern, under the lighting instructions. The date code is stamped on the underside of the lantern. A Coleman logo sticker is affixed to the front of the lantern base. The green lanterns measure about 13” tall by 7” wide by 7” deep.

Incidents/Injuries

The firm has received two reports of lanterns catching fire when fuel unexpectedly leaked from the bottom of the unit. No injuries have been reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled lanterns and contact The Coleman Company, Inc. for a replacement lantern.

Sold at

Sporting goods stores nationwide and online at coleman.com from November 2013 through February 2014 for about $125.

Manufacturer

The Coleman Company, Inc. of Wichita, Kan.

Manufactured in

USA

  • Coleman Northstar Liquid Fuel Lantern

  • Coleman Northstar Lantern model number and lighting instructions location

  • Coleman Northstar Lantern date code location