Recall: Ertlrenz Trim Heat and Foam Heat ski boot liners
On 2015-04-21, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Ertlrenz Trim Heat and Foam Heat ski boot liners due to a potential fire hazard. This product sold new beginning in November 2011 for about $690.
About 300 units are involved in this Gorsuch ski recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This is the 3rd recall of products in the Skiing/Snowboarding category in 2015.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 20 similar recalls,
involving about 300,000 product units.
Company Contact Information:
Phone: (844) 451-8650
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What is the problem?
Liner can overheat when charging, posing a fire hazard.
How can I tell if I own this product?
The ERTLRENZ Trim Heat and Foam Heat are handmade, customized, black inner heat liners for ski boots. Every product is accompanied by a charger and a remote control for the heating system. There also is an accompanying ERTLRENZ instruction manual supplied with the heat liners at the time of purchase.
These items were sold new+ at Gorsuch Ltd. stores in Aspen, Vail and Beaver Creek from November 2011 through March 2015 for about $690.
What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company's remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click "I Own THIS Item" to continue.
The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers should immediately stop using the heat liners and return the product with accessories (charger/remote control) to Gorsuch LTD or a Gorsuch store for repair or replacement.
Call Gorsuch Ltd toll free at (844) 451-8650 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit www.gorsuch.com and click on Recall Heat Liners for more information.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
Gorsuch received three reports of the heat liners smoldering during the charging process. 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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