Meijer Recalls Touch Point Baseboard Convection Heaters Due to a Fire Hazard

Touch Point-brand portable electric baseboard convection heaters with a model number of BBC-1500 can overheat.

Los consumidores deben dejar de este producto a menos que se indique lo contrario. Es ilegal revender o intentar revender un producto de consumo retirado del mercado.

Fecha del retiro: mayo 10, 2013
Número del retiro: 13-189
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  • Touch Point Baseboard Convection Heater – Model BBC-1500 - Front

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    Touch Point Baseboard Convection Heater – Model BBC-1500 - Front

  • Touch Point Baseboard Convection Heater – Model BBC-1500 - Back

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    Touch Point Baseboard Convection Heater – Model BBC-1500 - Back

Resumen del retiro

Nombre del producto:

Touch Point Portable Baseboard Convection Heaters

Riesgo:

The heaters can overheat, posing a fire hazard to consumers.

Contacto para los consumidores:

Meijer at (800) 927-8699 anytime, or online at www.meijer.com and click on Product Recalls under the Help section.

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Detalles del retiro

Unidades

About 4,560

Descripción

This recall involves Touch Point brand portable, electric baseboard convection heaters with model BBC-1500 and date code 0611.  “Touch Point” can be found on the front of the product and the model and date code can be found on a silver sticker on the back side of the product. The heaters were manufactured in June 2011. The heaters are black and measures approximately 30-inches long by 6-inches deep by 12-inches high.

Incidentes/Lesiones

Meijer has received two reports of overheating incidents, including one report of a fire that resulted in minor property damage. No injuries have been reported.

Remedio

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled heaters and return the product to a Meijer customer service desk for a full refund.

Vendido exclusivamente en

Meijer stores from September 2011 through February 2013 for about $50. 

Importado por

Meijer Distribution Inc., of Grand Rapids, Mich.

Fabricado por

Foshan Guanmei Electrical Co., LTD., of Foshan, China

Fabricación en

China

  • Touch Point Baseboard Convection Heater – Model BBC-1500 - Front

  • Touch Point Baseboard Convection Heater – Model BBC-1500 - Back