Hearth & Home Pellet Stove & Insert Recall [US]

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US/Washington: Hearth & Home Pellet Stove & Insert Recall [US]Hearth & Home Technologies recalls approximately 2,000 Pellet Stoves and Inserts due to laceration hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/PNLFc

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Hearth-and-Home-Technologies-Recalls-Pellet-Stoves/

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Quadra-Fire Mt. Vernon E2 Pellet Stoves and Inserts.

The cast iron Pellet Stove measures approximately 32 inches high, 28 inches wide, 29 inches deep and has a matte black, sienna bronze, porcelain mahogany or porcelain black finish. The Inserts measure approximately 34 inches wide in front by 24 inches high by 15 inches deep.

The viewing area/window measures 21 inches by 14 inches and has a matte black, sienna bronze or porcelain mahogany finish. The following recalled model numbers are printed on the unit rating plate, which is located near the controls and in the instruction manual.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the Pellet Stoves’ packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional variations of the recalled products are pictured on the Web site above.

  • Stoves
    • MMTV-E2-PBK
    • MTV-E2-CSB
    • MTV-E2-MBK
    • MTV-E2-PDB
    • MTV-E2-PFT
    • MTV-E2-PMH
  • Inserts
    • MTV1-E2-CSB
    • MTV1-E2-MBK
    • MTV1-E2-PMH

According to the CPSC, fuel can back up, creating unstable combustion and a pressure build up inside the firebox and glass can break, posing a laceration hazard. he firm has received eight reports of glass breaking. No injuries have been reported.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession a recalled Pellet Stove or Insert, please do not use it. Instead, you should stop using the unit, turn the small blue dial on the Stove or Insert to the -4 position and follow the daily maintenance requirements in the owner’s manual. Please contact the retailer where you purchased the unit to arrange for free installation of an enhanced control board. The firm’s dealers are contacting known purchasers

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact the company at 1-800-883-6690, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Central Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at at http://www.hearthnhome.com and click on the “Notices” link.

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Additional information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 15-179
Recalls Direct RIN: 5579-2015
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