GAS GRILLS About 37,000 Master Forge gas grills sold exclusively at Lowe's stores nationwide from November 2011 through
May 2012 for about $270. If improperly installed, the hose connecting the gas
tank and regulator to the burner control can touch the burner box and cause the
hose to melt and rupture when the grill is lit. This poses a fire and burn
IF YOU OWN ONE Contact the manufacturer, Guangdong Vanward Electric, at 888-584-3648 or go to the website at www.94227info.com.
8,600 Champion Power Equipment portable generators sold exclusively at Costco Wholesale stores nationwide
from December 2011 through July 2012 for about $699. Fuel can leak from the generator's
carburetor, posing a fire hazard. There have been 11 reports of fuel leaking from the
generators, including eight reports of the generators catching fire and two of
IF YOU OWN ONE Call contact Champion Power Equipment at 855-236-9424 for a free repair kit to be installed by an authorized dealer, or go to www.championpowerequipment.com, for more information. The consumer may also return the unit to Costco for a full refund.
CINEMATE II HOME THEATER SPEAKER
Dual-Voltage CineMate II home theater speaker systems sold at U.S. Military Exchanges and select
U.S. retailers from September 2009 through September 2012 for between $600 and
component in the bass module can fail when used outside of the U.S. in
electrical outlets rated at 220 volts or higher, presenting a fire hazard to
has received two reports of the bass modules igniting when used in 220-volt
electrical outlets in Europe. No injuries were reported.
IF YOU OWN ONE Contact Bose at 877-354-1004 (in U.S.) or or 001 508-614-1842 (outside U.S.) to arrange for a free repair or replacement of the bass module. Go to www.bose.com/safety for more information.
For the latest information on all recalls, go to Recalls.gov. There you'll find recalls from the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the Food and Drug Administration, and The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, among others.