Recall date: June 10, 2014
Recall number: 14-203

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Weil-McLain Ultra models 80, 105, 155 and 230 MBH Ultra Series Boilers
Hazard:
A cap on the boiler's manifold can crack and release gas into the home, posing a risk of fire and explosion.
Remedy:
Repair
Consumer Contact:

Weil-McLain toll-free at (888) 770-7139 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.weil-mclain.com and click on "Product Safety Recalls" for more information.

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

In Conjunction With:
Units:
About 7,900 in the United States and 540 in Canada
Description:

A crack can develop  in a cap used to seal the manifold of the Ultra Series 80, 105, 155 and 230 MBH boiler. This poses a risk of fire and explosion.

Description:

This recall involves Weil-McLain Ultra models 80, 105, 155 and 230 MBH gas-fired boilers used for space heating. The boilers have a serial number range between CP 6557046 and CP 6955985. Model and serial numbers are located on a bar-coded label affixed to the lower right side of the boiler, behind the removable front panel. The boilers have a Weil-McLain logo plate affixed to the front, a pewter/flat black cover and are either freestanding or wall-mounted.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received 11 reports of manifold caps cracking. No fires or injuries have been reported.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled boilers, turn off the gas supply to the boilers and contact Weil-McLain to schedule a free inspection and repair.

Distributed By:

Plumbing and heating wholesale distributors, plumbers and contactors nationwide from June 2012 through March 2014 for about $4,200 to $6,200.

Importer:

Weil-McLain, of Michigan City, Ind.

Distributor:

Weil-McLain, of Michigan City, Ind.

Manufactured In:
United States