Fred’s Mini Barrel Charcoal Grill Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Washington: Fred's Mini Barrel Charcoal Grill Recall [US]Fred’s recalls an estimated 2,000 Mini Barrel Charcoal Grills due to suspected paint flammability and consequential risk of fire, burns and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards. CPSC:

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The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Living Traditions Mini Barrel Charcoal Grills.

  • The black steel Grills measure about approximately 18 inches by 15 inches by 18.5 inches. Each Grill has a black handle on the lid and one on each side, and at the front a heat gauge with a silver latch. A model number “SXB1501” and a UPC of 00000 19877 are printed on the Grill’s retail packaging.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Charcoal Grills are pictured on the Web site above.

According to the CPSC, the exterior paint on the Grill can ignite, posing a fire hazard.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Charcoal Grills, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to any Fred’s store where you purchased it for a full refund.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Fred’s at 1-800-374-7417 from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at and click on the “Recall Information” banner for more information.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 17-198
Recalls Direct RIN: 9159-2017
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