ABC Home Inspection, LLC - Wisconsin Home Inspector.
"Inspecting for the unexpected"

Consumer Product Safety Commission Equipment and Appliance Recalls G thru Z
(Home equipment or appliances that have been recalled due to safety issues)

Find Equipment Recalls A thru F

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Garage Door Openers

 

Garage Door Openers Recall by Chamberlain Group (May 5, 1997)

Sears Plug-In Light Controls For Automatic Garage Door Openers Recalled (April 22, 1993)

Stanley Garage Door Openers Recalled (April 19, 1991)

 

Gas Control Valves

 

Robertshaw Controls Co. Recalls Gas Controls Installed in Commercial Cooking Appliances for Fire Hazard (August 2, 2006)

Watts Water Technologies, Inc. Recall of Gas Ball Valves (November 10, 2005) Robertshaw Controls Co. Recall of Gas Control Valves on Water Heaters (September 16, 2005)

Cimberio S.p.A. and Dormont Manufacturing Company Recall of Certain Cimberio Gas Valves (May 5, 2005)

Robertshaw Controls Company Recall of Certain Models of 7000 Series Gas Control Valves (December 22, 2004 )

Robertshaw Controls Company Recall of TS-11 Thermal Safety Control Gas Valves (November 1, 2004 )

SCG Miyairi Recall of Liquid Propane Overfill Protection Devices (January 27, 2004 ) Recall of GSW Water Heaters with S.I.T. Temperature Controls (July 2, 2003 )

Gas Shut-Off Valves Recalled by Seismic Safety Products Inc. (May 16, 2002 )

Invensys Climate Controls Recall of TS11 Thermal Safety Control Valve (March 26, 2002)

 

Gas Water Heaters

 

Pentair Water Pool and Spa Inc. Recalls Gas Pool Heaters for Carbon Monoxide Hazard (January 4, 2007)

Delta Combination Water Heaters Recalled by Triangle Tube for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Hazard (September 7, 2006)

A.O. Smith Recall of Water Heaters (October 6, 2005 )

White-Rodgers Recall of LP and Convertible Gas Water Heater Temperature Controls (April 28, 2004 )

Gas Water Heater Recalled by Bradford White Corporation (August 15, 2002)

Gas-Fired Products Inc. Recalls Water Heaters (April 10, 2002)

American Water Heater Co. Replace Burners in Gas Water Heaters (October 18, 2001 ) Water Heaters Recalled by Controlled Energy Corporation (February 15, 2001 )

LP Polaris Comfort Systems Recall/Repair by American Water Heater (September 25, 1996)

Gas Water Heater Temperature Control Recalled by White-Rodgers (February 15, 1996) A.O. Smith LP And Natural Gas Water Heaters Recalled (November 5, 1991; Revised June 10, 2003)

LP Gas Water Heaters Repaired by White-Rodgers (December 4, 1980)

 

GFCI

 

GFCI Circuit Breakers Recalled by Siemens Energy & Automation (October 7, 1998) "Ground Fault Interrupter" Extension Cords Recalled by Columbia Wire & Cable (May 23, 1994)

Check Your Woods Wire Plug-In Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (April 9, 1991)

GFCI Circuit Breakers Replacement Program by Challenger Electrical Equip. (November 12, 1988; Revised January 15, 2004)

Series 1 GFCI Circuit Breakers Replacement by Square D (April 13, 1988)

 

Heat Pumps

 

Goodman Company, L.P. Recall of Amana, Trane, and American Standard Brand Package Terminal Air Conditioners/Heat Pumps (September 30, 2004 )

 

Heating Registers

 

Heat Register Louvers Warning (April 24, 1978)

 

Hot Tubs & Spas

 

Infinity and Lifestyle Spas Recalled by Firms (December 9, 2003 )

TruHeat Spa Heater Recall (December 14, 2001)

Spas, Hot Tubs, and Swimming Pools Drain Covers Recall (February 3, 1997)

Whirlpool Bath Suction Covers Recalled by HydraBaths (August 24, 1994; Revised September 3, 2003)

Swim Spa Suction Cover Replacement Program by Rio Plastics (May 26, 1993)

Pollenex Announces Retrofit Program For Whirlpool Hot Spa (November 17, 1988)

Hot Tub Suction Drain Fittings Recalled by Hydro Air (May 28, 1982)

 

Hot water valves

 

Delta Faucet Co. Recalls Bathtub and Shower Temperature Control Valves Due to Scald Hazard (October 25, 2006)

Bell & Gossett Recall of Dual Unit Valves (April 27, 2005)

 

Meter Boxes

 

Midwest and GE Recall of Meter Load Centers (November 19, 2004)

Electric Meter Boxes, Trouble Lights & Surge Protectors Recall (April 22, 1999)

 

Ovens/ Stoves/ Ranges/ Microwaves

 

Easy-Bake Ovens Recalled for Repair Due to Entrapment and Burn Hazards (February 6, 2007)

Petters Consumer Brands, LLC Recalls Sunbeam Gas Ranges (June 8, 2006)

General Electric Recall of Gas Ranges Posing Fire Hazard (December 15, 2005)

Jotul North America Recall to Repair Liquid Propane Fueled Stoves (June 14, 2005) Maytag Corp. Recall of Jenn-Air Gas Cooktops (November 17, 2004 )

GE Recall of Ranges and Wall Ovens (August 26, 2004)

Whirlpool Recall of Cooking Products (August 26, 2004)

BSH Home Appliances Corp. Recall to Repair Range Hoods (July 20, 2004)

CPSC, Dynamic Cooking Systems Announce Recall of Self-Cleaning Wall Ovens (June 8, 2004 )

Maytag Corp. Recall to Repair Gas Ranges (March 27, 2003 )

Century Tool and Manufacturing Recall of Camping Stoves (December 26, 2002 ) Invensys Climate Controls Recall of TS11 Thermal Safety Control Valve (March 26, 2002) Jade Products Inc. Recall to Repair Dynasty Gas Ranges (March 20, 2002 )

BSH Home Appliances Corp. Recalls Thermador Gas Ranges (February 4, 2002 )

Wolf Range and Wolf Appliance Recall of Gas Ranges (October 18, 2001 )

Whirlpool Recalls Microwave-Hood Combination (October 16, 2001 )

Maytag Amana Gas Range Recall (September 26, 2001)

Kenyon International Recalls Portable Butane Stoves (July 13, 2001 )

Electric Ranges Recalled by Maytag (May 9, 2001 )

Jade Products Recall of Dynasty Gas Ranges (March 20, 2001 )

Maytag Recall of Maytag, Magic Chef Gas Ranges (March 20, 2001 )

Recall of Activity Rockers and Thermador® Ovens (May 17, 2001)

Battery Chargers Recalled by Sta-Rite (April 24, 2000)

Gas Ranges Recalled by Amana (August 31, 1999 )

Ovens Recalled by Appliance Corp. of America (February 12, 1998)

Gas Ranges Recalled by White Consolidated Industries (DECEMBER 11, 1997 ) Multifunction Ovens Recalled by Tema Dis Ticaret (September 16, 1997)

Modern Maid Oven Recall by Amana (November 15, 1995)

Cooktops Repaired by Tappan (October 10, 1985)

Microwave Ovens Recalled by Microtronics (April 12, 1984)

Tappan Built-In Ovens Warning (June 8, 1973)

 

Radiators

 

Runtal North America Inc. Recall to Replace Runtal Sundance Towel Radiators (October 5, 2004)

 

Refrigerators

 

W.C. Wood Company Inc. Recall of Upright Freezers and Single Door Refrigerators (September 27, 2005 )

LG Electronics and Sears, Roebuck and Co. Recall to Repair Refrigerators (June 29, 2005) Carrier Commercial Refrigeration, Inc. Recall of Grocery Frozen Food Case Heaters (June 16, 2004 )

Kenmore Elite-Brand TRIO Model Refrigerators Recalled by Maytag Corporation (April 7, 2003)

Norcold Recalls Refrigerators (October 18, 2001 )

Servel Gas Refrigerators Still In Use Can Be Deadly (July 22, 1998 )

Amana/Kenmore Refrigerator Hazard Fix by Amana (November 3, 1994)

Sub-Zero Will Inspect Refrigerators (September 19, 1994)

Refrigerator repaired by Kelvinator (December 20, 1977)

Refrigerator Repaired by Magic Chef (December 20, 1977)

Refrigerator Repaired by White-Westinghouse (December 20, 1977)

Refrigerator Repaired by Amana (August 22, 1977)

Electric Defroster Recalled by Chadwick-Miller (March 1, 1977)

 

Roof Glass/ Skylights

 

Four Seasons and Cardinal IG Co. Recall to Repair Sunroom Roof Glass (February 2, 2006)

 

Safety Latches

 

Safety 1st Cabinet and Drawer Spring Latch Recall (July 31, 2001 )

 

Shower Items

 

Barnett of the Caribbean Announce of Showerhead Hot Water Heaters (December 2, 2003 )

Electric Showerhead Hot Water Heaters Sold in Puerto Rico Recalled by Eugenio Serafin (May 7, 2002 )

Kohler Recalls Shower Doors (December 20, 2001 )

 Symmons Shower Systems Warning (June 22, 1984)

 

Smoke Detectors/ Alarms

 

Tyco Fire & Security Recalls Smoke Detectors for Replacement (May 19, 2006 )

Tyco Fire & Security Recall to Upgrade Software of Fire Detection Systems (May 19, 2006 )

First Alert Smoke Alarms and Combination Smoke/CO Alarms Recalled for Rapidly Draining Battery Power (May 2, 2006)

GE Security Inc. Retrofit/Recall of Smoke Detector Systems (December 22, 2004)

GE Interlogix Recall of Smoke Detectors (September 3, 2003)

Smoke Alarms Recalled by Universal Security Instruments (May 25, 2000 )

Moose Brand Control Panel Recalled by Sentrol, Inc. (December 21, 1995)

Defective Alarm Prompts Recall Of Battery Powered Smoke Detectors (December 18, 1992; Last revised March 8, 2004)

Smoke Detectors Recalled by BRK (September 4, 1992)

Smoke Alarms Recalled by ESL (November 1, 1983)

Smoke Detectors Recalled By Honeywell (May 24, 1983)

Smoke Detectors Recalled by Chloride Pyrotector (August 3, 1981)

Smoke Detectors Recalled by BRK Electronics (November 6, 1978)

Smoke Detectors Recalled by BRK Electronics (August 1, 1977)

Smoke alarms Recalled by Master Lock (July 29, 1977)

 

Sprinklers

 

Enesco Group Inc. Recalls Heartwood Creek® Turtle Sprinklers for Laceration Hazard (November 9, 2006)

Syratech Corporation Recalls Elements Decorative Lawn Sprinklers (August 25, 2006) Toad Lawn Sprinklers Recalled by Midwest (July 17, 2003 )

Update of O-Ring Fire Sprinklers Recalled by Central Sprinkler Company (May 28, 2003 ) CPSC Warns Consumers to Replace Star ME-1 Dry Fire Sprinklers Made by Sprinkler Corporation of Milwaukee
-- Administrative Lawsuit Settled, Firm Financially Unable to Conduct Recall -- (April 25, 2003 )

American Household Inc., (Formerly Sunbeam Corp.) Recall of Star ME-1 Dry Fire Sprinklers, Administrative Lawsuit Settlement (April 25, 2003)

Central Sprinkler Company Recalls O-Ring Fire Sprinklers (July 19, 2001)

Star Fire Sprinklers Recalled by Mealane (August 4, 1999 )

Omega Fire Sprinklers Recalled by Central Sprinkler (October 14, 1998 )

 

Sump Pumps

 

Zoeller Pump Co. Recalls Septic Pumps Due to Shock Hazard (February 14, 2007)

Sump Pumps Repaired (April 24, 1978)

 

Surge Protectors

 

Electric Meter Boxes, Trouble Lights & Surge Protectors Recall (April 22, 1999)

Power Strip Surge Protectors Recalled by First Choice Products (September 14, 1998 ) Extension Cords & Power Strip Surge Protectors Recalled by Okura (August 31, 1998 ) Power Strip Surge Protectors Recalled by Electronic Resources Ltd. (June 2, 1998 )

Power Strip Surge Protectors Recall by MBR Industries (May 28, 1997)

Power Strip Surge Protectors Recall by Howard Berger (April 22, 1997)

Extension Cords & Power Strip Surge Protectors Recall (March 31, 1997)

Trisonic Extension Cords & Power Strip Surge Protectors Recall (March 31, 1997)

Surge Protectors Recall by Supreme Premium (MARCH 5, 1997)

Surge Protectors Recall by Price Master (MARCH 5, 1997)

Power Strip Recalled by Consolidated Stores (April 16, 1996)

Surge Arresters Recalled by Square D (September 19, 1995)

Surge Suppressors Recalled by GE (March 21, 1988)

 

Swimming Pool Items

 

Pentair Water Pool and Spa Inc. Recalls Gas Pool Heaters for Carbon Monoxide Hazard (January 4, 2007)

Pool Toys Recalled by Wild Planet Toys Due to Risk of Impalement Injury to Children (August 30, 2006)

Aqua-Leisure Industries Recalls Inflatable Pool Ladders for Fall Hazard (May 17, 2006) CDollar General Corp. Recall of Dive Sticks (February 16, 2005 )

Aviva Sports Recall to Repair Astroslide Water Slides (August 31, 2004)

Kmart Corporation Recall of Pool Pump Water Guns (July 21, 2004 )

Sta-Rite Industries Recall of Pool Filters (January 28, 2004 )

Swim Trainers Recalled by Swimways Corp. (September 10, 2003 )

Hayward Pool Products Recall of Pool Heaters (August 21, 2003 )

Swimways Corp. Recall of Pool Dive Sticks (May 19, 2003 )

Children's Swim Masks Recalled by Kmart (August 8, 2000 )

Swimming Pool Dive Stick Recall (June 24, 1999 )

Inflatable Baby Floats Recalled by Kmart (October 8, 1998 )

Inflatable Kiddie Boats Recalled by Kmart (August 13, 1998 )

Oxidizer Increaser Tablets for Swimming Pools Recall (July 31, 1997)

Children's "Starfish" Swimming Vests Recall by OddzOn Products (April 14, 1997)

Spas, Hot Tubs, and Swimming Pools Drain Covers Recall (February 3, 1997)

Pool Fittings Recall by Sta-Rite Industries (January 16, 1997)

Pool Ledge Cover Recalled by Swim N' Play (March 11, 1996)

Swimming Pool Clamps Recalled by Buddy L (May 26, 1995)

Dolphin Baby Float Recalled by Torpedo (May 26, 1995)

"A" Frame Pool Ladders Replacement Program by Delair Group (July 6, 1993)

Swim Spa Suction Cover Replacement Program by Rio Plastics (May 26, 1993)

Delair Group, Inc. Offers Replacement Parts For Certain "A" Frame Pool Ladders (MAY 29, 1992)

 

Thermostats/ thermometers/ Sensors

 

Vernier Software & Technology Recall of Go! Temp Temperature Sensors (February 9, 2005)

Recall of Remote Controlled Toy Race Cars and Galileo Weather Thermometers (June 19, 2001 )

Energy-Saving Devices Warned (October 15, 1979)

Thermostat "Activator" Units Recalled by Fuel Sentry (November 22, 1978)

 

Vent Pipes

 

Recall Program to Replace Vent Pipes on Home Heating Systems (February 24, 1998 )

 

Ventilators

 

Greenheck Fan Corp. Recall of Ventilation Units (September 30, 2005)

Attic Ventilators Recalled by Westinghouse & Broan (March 24, 1983; Revised August 27, 2002)

Attic Ventilators Recalled by Emerson (May 17, 1982)

 

Washing Machines

 

Maytag Corp. Recall of Washing Machines (September 27, 2005 )

Whirlpool Recalls Washer and Gas Dryer Units (July 2, 2002 ) Retrofit Program for Speed Queen Contempo Mate Washer/Dryer (May 9, 1989) Contempo Mate Stack Washer-Dryer Retrofit by Speed Queen (November 1, 1988)

 

Well Pumps

 

Well Pumps Recalled by Monarch (May 2, 1995)

 

Windows

 

Andersen Window Latch Recall (September 13, 2001 )