Recall Alert – U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
January 22, 2007
Weil-McLain Co. Recalls Boilers for Leaking Exhaust, Carbon Monoxide
The following product safety recall was voluntarily conducted by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. Consumers should stop using the product immediately unless otherwise instructed.
Name of Product: Model 80, 88, 94, and LGB Packaged Commercial Boilers
Manufacturer: Weil-McLain Co., of Michigan City, Ind.
Hazard: The boiler assembly is not properly sealed. Exhaust and carbon monoxide (CO) can leak during operation and accumulate, posing a risk of poisoning. Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Description: The recall involves the Weil-McLain Model 80, 88, 94, and LGB Packaged Commercial Boilers built from December 1, 2005 through October 26, 2006. The model information is written on a name plate or rating label on the front blue sheet metal jacket panels.
Sold at: The products were purchased from Weil-McLain and shipped to job sites per boiler order shipping instructions. Price to consumer (not installed) may range from:
Manufactured in: United States
Remedy: Weil-McLain has directly notified all customers with recalled boilers and is providing a repair free of charge.
Consumer Contact: For more information, call Weil-McLain at (219) 879-6561 between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit their Web site at www.weil-mclain.com
CPSC is still interested in receiving incident or injury reports that are either directly related to this product recall or involve a different hazard with the same product. Please tell us about it by visiting https://www.saferproducts.gov/CPSRMSPublic/Incidents/ReportIncident.aspx
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