Updated Recall: Bermuda BSI and Cayman CWI Series Gas Boilers
On 2011-10-06, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published an updated recall regarding Bermuda BSI and Cayman CWI Series Gas Boilers due to a potential carbon monoxide poisoning hazard. This product sold new beginning in October 2002 for about $800.00 to $2100.00. It was originally recalled on 2006-12-19.
Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 10 similar recalls,
involving about 100,000 product units.
Company Contact Information:
Phone: (215) 535-8900
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What is the problem?
The boilers can generate excessive levels of carbon monoxide (CO) in the flue gases, posing a risk of CO poisoning.
How can I tell if I own this product?
The recall involvesBermuda BSI and Cayman CWI Series gas-fired boilers designed for indoor installation. Model and serial numbers included in this recall are listed below and are located on the rating plate. The boilers have a two-tone, red and gray jacket enclosure with the controls and piping on the right side of the unit. The rating plate is a silver label located in the upper left hand corner of the right side panel.
These items were sold new+ at Plumbing and heating wholesale distributors to plumbers and contractors nationwide from October 2002 through October 2006 for between $800 and $2,100.
What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
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The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers who have not already been contacted by their contractor should immediately contact their installer or Crown Boiler Co. to arrange for a free repair. Consumers are reminded to install a CO alarm outside all sleeping areas, or make sure their current CO alarms have working batteries.
For more information, contact Crown Boiler Co at (215)535-8900 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site at www.crownboiler.com
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
Crown Boiler has received one report of high levels of carbon monoxide from these boilers. No injuries have been reported.
+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.
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