Hearth & Home Gas Fireplace Recall [US]


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US/Washington: Hearth & Home Gas Fireplace Recall [US]Hearth & Home Technologies recalls approximately 20,000 Gas Fireplaces, Stoves, Inserts and Log Sets due to gas leakage and fire hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/C1sxT

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2014/Hearth-and-Home-Technologies-Recalls-Gas-Fireplaces-Stoves-Inserts-and-Log-Sets/

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves Hearth & Home Technologies, Heat-N-Glo, Heatilator, Outdoor Lifestyles and Quadra Fire Natural or Propane Gas Indoor and Outdoor Fireplaces, Stoves, Inserts and Log Sets.

The following Fireplace brand names and serial numbers are printed on the unit rating plate, located near the controls, and in the instruction manual.

  • Hearth & Home Technologies
    • Indoor Gas Fireplaces; serial numbers: 0023793235 through 0023822923 and GA1851161 through GA1851706
  • Gas Log Sets
    • Indoor Gas Fireplaces; serial numbers: 0023797015 through 0023812111, 1126-3481 and 65174612130
  • Heat-N-Glo
    • Indoor Gas Fireplaces, Stoves and Inserts; serial numbers: 0023791818 through 0023823238
  • Heatilator
    • Indoor Gas Fireplaces & Inserts; serial numbers: 0023792110 through 0023823125, 0023742749, 0023826583, 0023798I69 and 00238012326
  • Outdoor Lifestyles
    • Outdoor Gas Fireplaces; serial numbers: OD18710 through OD18934 and 0023792647 through 0023822308
  • Quadra Fire
    • Indoor Gas Stoves and Inserts; serial numbers: 0023792636 through 0023822725

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

According to the CPSC, the gas valve in the recalled Fireplace unit can leak, posing a fire hazard.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Gas Fireplaces, Stoves, Inserts and Log Sets, turn off the gas to the units and contact the fireplace store where the unit was purchased to arrange for a free inspection and, if necessary, valve replacement. The company’s dealers are contacting known purchasers.

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CPSC recall number: 14-279
Recalls Direct RIN: 4167-2014
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