Weil-McLain Ultra Boiler Recall [US & Canada]


Canada CFIA RecallUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Weil-McLain Ultra Series Boiler Recall [US & Canada]Weil-McLain recalls approximately 7,900 Ultra Series Boilers due to fire and explosion hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/ySyVU; HCSC: http://ht.ly/ySBRG

Direct US link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2014/Weil-McLain-Recalls-Ultra-Series-Boilers/

Direct Canada link: http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2014/39719r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves some Weil-McLain Ultra models 80, 105, 155 and 230 MBH Gas-Fired Boilers used for space heating.

The recalled Boilers have a serial number range between CP 6557046 and CP 6955985. Model and serial numbers are located on a bar-coded label affixed to the lower right side of the Boiler, behind the removable front panel. The Boilers have a Weil-McLain logo plate affixed to the front, a pewter/flat black cover and are either freestanding or wall-mounted.

According to the CPSC, a cap on the Boiler’s manifold can crack and release gas into the home, posing a risk of fire and explosion. The firm has received 11 reports of manifold caps cracking. No fires or injuries have been reported.

The Boilers were sold between June 2012 and March 2014 by plumbing and heating wholesale distributors, plumbers and contractors. Besides the 7,900 units sold in the United States, there were approximately 540 units were sold in Canada.

Please note: this is a joint recall from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) and Health Canada (“HCSC”).

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CPSC recall number: 14-203
HCSC ID number: RA-39719
Recalls Direct RIN: 3753-2014
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