As Winter Approaches, Check Your Home for These Recalled Heaters

This recall compilation shows portable heaters recalled during the spring and summer.
Tháng Mười Hai 17, 2013
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WASHINGTON D.C. – Last summer the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recalled about 500,000 heaters. With winter coming, check to see is you have these recalled heaters in your home. To check other products for safety issues, go to saferproducts.gov

 

Product Recall Press Release Hazard Photo

 

Optimus Portable Electric Heaters - 355,000 units

 

13-191

 

The heater can fail to prevent ignition of nearby combustible materials that come in contact with the unit, posing a fire hazard to the consumer.

 

Optimus Portable Electric Heaters

 

Home Depot Soleil Portable Fan Heaters - 107,000 units

 

13-249

 

The portable fans plastic housing can melt, deform and catch fire during use, posing a fire hazard.


Home Depot Soleil Portable Fan Heaters

 

Family Dollar Stores Recalls Optimus Tower Quartz Heaters - 19,640 units

 

13-186

 

The heaters can overheat, posing a fire hazard to consumers.

 

Family Dollar Stores Recalls Optimus Tower Quartz Heaters

 

Masterbuilt Manufacturing Electric Smokers - 11,000 units

 

13-241

 

The wood chip tray can fail to slide securely into the smoker, causing the wood to combust and the smoker’s cabinet door to blow open, posing a fire hazard.

 

Masterbuilt Manufacturing Electric Smokers

 

Meijer Touch Point Baseboard Convection Heaters - 4,560 units

 

13-189

 

The heaters can overheat, posing a fire hazard to consumers.

 

Meijer Touch Point Baseboard Convection Heaters

 

Manchester Tank & Equipment Company Propane Cylinders - 7,500 units

 

13-164

 

Fuel can leak from the thread connection between the cylinder and valve, posing a fire hazard if exposed to an ignition source.

 

Manchester Tank & Equipment Company Propane Cylinders