Watts Water Technologies Recalls Rotor and Shaft Assemblies Due to Fire Hazard

If the assembly was installed in a fire suppression system and remained in a closed position, sufficient water might not have been available in the event of a fire. This posed a fire hazard to consumers.

November 20, 2008
Alert #09-710

 

The following product safety recall was voluntarily conducted by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC.

Name of Product: EDP 3112 Rotor and Shaft Assemblies

Units: About 15

Distributor: Watts Water Technologies Inc., of North Andover, Mass.

Hazard: If the assembly was installed in a fire suppression system and remained in a closed position, sufficient water might not have been available in the event of a fire. This posed a fire hazard to consumers.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

Description: The Rotor and Shaft Assembly was sold separately or as part of the model F10-13 Float Pilot. These components are used in certain fire suppression systems and domestic water supply applications.

Sold through: Distributors and contractors from December 2007 through August 2008 for about $420.

Manufactured in: United States

Remedy: Distributors, contractors and consumers with the recalled rotor and shaft assemblies were contacted directly and the affected units were replaced.

Consumer Contact: For more information, contact Watts at (800) 615-9394 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday.

 



Picture of Recalled EDP 3112 Rotor and Shaft Assembly