Bluworld/Nu-Flame Recalls Wall Mounted Fireplaces Due to Fire and Burn Hazard

The fuel cup can be ejected from Vivo and Vivido fireplaces because of spilling fuel.

Los consumidores deben dejar de este producto a menos que se indique lo contrario. Es ilegal revender o intentar revender un producto de consumo retirado del mercado.

Fecha del retiro: marzo 13, 2013
Número del retiro: 13-729
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  • Nu-Flame Vivo NF-W4VIO

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    Nu-Flame Vivo NF-W4VIO

  • Nu-Flame Vivido NF-W3VIO

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    Nu-Flame Vivido NF-W3VIO

Resumen del retiro

Nombre del producto:

Nu-Flame Vivo and Vivido wall mounted fireplaces

Riesgo:

Overfilling or spilling fuel while attempting to refill fireplace fuel cups while in place can lead to the fuel cup being ejected from the fireplace, posing a fire or burn hazard to the user, bystanders or items nearby.

Contacto para los consumidores:

Bluworld/Nu-Flame toll-free at (888) 499-5433 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.nu-flame.com and click on the scrolling text for more information.

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Detalles del retiro

Descripción

The wall mounted fireplaces have a 2 or 3.4 liter capacity burner fuel cup with an ethanol open flame behind a tempered glass shield with a metal curved base and a black metal backboard. Both wall mounted fireplaces measure about 20-inches in height. The Vivo NF-W4VIO model measures about 39-inches in width and the Vivido NF-W3VIO model fireplace measures 26-inches in width. The model number is printed on the product packaging.

Incidentes/Lesiones

The firm has received two reports of property damage to clothing, bedding and a pet bed. No injuries have been reported.

Remedio

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled wall mounted fireplace and contact Blueworld/Nu-Flame to receive a free repair. All known purchasers have been notified of the recall.

Vendido en

On-line retailers including Amazon.com, Overstock.com and DirectBuy.com from November 2011 through December 2012 for between $300 and $400 for the Vivo model and between $200 and $300 for the Vivido model.

Importado por

Bluworld/Nu-Flame, of Orlando, Fla.

Fabricación en

China

  • Nu-Flame Vivo NF-W4VIO

  • Nu-Flame Vivido NF-W3VIO