CPSC, Nexgrill Industries Inc. Announce Recall of Outdoor Gas Grills

August 24, 2005
Alert #05-598
 

CPSC, Nexgrill Industries Inc. Announce Recall of Outdoor Gas Grills

The following product safety recall was conducted voluntarily by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of Product: Jenn-Air Model 720-0100 Natural Gas Outdoor Gas Grills

Units: 644

Distributor: Nexgrill Industries Inc., of City of Industry, Calif.

Hazard: A hose connecting the natural gas source to the grill's main manifold may not have been supplied with these grills. Without this hose, the gas would be emitted into the air, creating a potential fire hazard. Consumers should not use the grill until the main burner hose is provided.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported

Description: Jenn-Air Outdoor Gas Grill Model Number 720-0100 NG, an outdoor gas grill with four main burners, a side burner and a rotisserie burner. It is made of stainless steel and is used with natural gas. Model numbers are located on the back panel of the grill. The brand name "Jenn-Air" is on a plate on the grill lid.

Sold at: Lowes Stores nationwide from April 2004 through May 2004 for about $800.

Manufactured in: China

Remedy: Consumers without a connecting hose should not use these grills, and contact Nexgrill to obtain a free hose. Registered consumers have received a notification of this recall.

Consumer Contact: Contact Nexgrill toll free at (800) 554-5799 between 9 a.m. 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or email to Jahose@nexgrill.com

Picture of Recalled Grill