Recall date: 30, 2014
Recall number: 14-166

Recall Summary

nguy hiểm:
The alkaline batteries used in the thermostat can leak onto the circuit board posing a fire hazard.
Remedy:
RepairReplace

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

In Conjunction With:
Units:
About 740,000 in the United States and 403,000 in Canada
Description:

The alkaline batteries used in the digital thermostat can leak onto the circuit board.

Description:

This recall involves four models of White-Rodgers digital thermostats. The thermostats are white with blue lighted screens and have one of the following names printed on the front of them:  “COMFORTSENTRY,” “DICO,” “Emerson,” “Frigidaire,” “Maytag,” “Nutone,” “Partners Choice,” “Rheem,” “Ruud,” “Unico,” “Water Furnace,” “Westinghouse,” “White-Rodgers” or “Zonefirst.” The thermostats have a battery door on the top left corner. There are three or four buttons to the right and also below the thermostat screen. Recalled thermostats do not show a battery icon on the left side of the blue lighted screen.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should check thermostats for battery icon on the left side of the blue lighted screen, if the battery icon is not shown, contact White-Rodgers to receive a free repair or a replacement thermostat.

nguy hiểm:

White-Rodgers of St. Louis, Mo., a division of Emerson Climate Technologies.

Distributor:

White-Rodgers of St. Louis, Mo., a division of Emerson Climate Technologies.

Manufactured In:
China