Siemens Audible Fire Alarm Base Recall [US]

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US/Washington: Siemens Audible Fire Alarm Base Recall [US]Siemens recalls approximately 9,000 Audible Fire Alarm Base Units due to operational failure, personal injury and property damage hazards. CPSC:

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The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves the SBGA-34 Audible Base that is affixed to ceiling-mounted smoke detectors in order to sound an alarm when the Fire Alarm System is activated.

The Audible Base has part number “S54370-F13” and date codes of “0113” through “2314” in a “WWYY” format printed on a white label on the back of the unit part affixed to the wall. The phrase, “MODEL SBGA-34” is printed on a blue label also affixed to the back of the device. The Audible Base is off-white in color and measures approximately six (6) inches in diameter.

  • The AudibleBaseis used with the following Fire Detectors:
    • Cerberus PRO models (HI921, OOHC941, OOH941, OH921, OP921)
    • Desigo Fire Safety models (FDOOTC441, FDOOT441, FDO421, FDOT421, FDT421)
    • H-Series (HFP-11, HFPT-11, HFPO-11)
    • Faraday 87XX-Series, models (8713, 8712, 8710)
  • The Audible Base and Fire Detectors are used with the following alarm systems:
    • Siemens model FireFinder XLS via DLC 6312 Device Loop Card
    • Siemens model FS -250
    • Desigo model FC2005, (50-point panel)
    • Desigo model FC2025, (252-point system)
    • Desigo model FC2050, (504-point system)
    • Cerberus PRO FC901, (50-point panel
    • Cerberus PRO FC922, (252-point system)
    • Cerberus PRO FC924, (504-point system)
    • Faraday models MPC-600 & MPC-7000

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

According to the CPSC, the Fire Alarm Base can fail to sound an alarm, posing a risk of personal injury and property damage.

Consumers should immediately contact Siemens to schedule a free inspection and replacement of the recalled audible base.


CPSC recall number: 14-278
Recalls Direct RIN: 4152-2014
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