Recall: SCAN Andersen 10 Wood Burning Stove
On 2010-04-22, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding SCAN Andersen 10 Wood Burning Stove due to a potential injury hazard. This product sold new beginning in March 2009.
About 200 units are involved in this Jotul wood burning stove recall. Instance(s) of injuries have been reported. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 3rd recall of products in the Fireplaces category in 2010.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 20 similar recalls,
involving about 800,000 product units.
Company Contact Information:
Phone: (800) 797-5912
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What is the problem?
The stove's door can dislodge and fall from its hinges, posing a risk of injury to consumers.
Instance(s) of injuries have been reported.
How can I tell if I own this product?
The recalled SCAN Andersen 10 wood burning stoves have serial numbers from 7951 through 8267. The serial number is printed on a label applied to the rear panel of the stove. These units are freestanding, black, cast iron stoves with a single front load door with glass pane. Dimensions are 35"H x 26 2/8" W x 16" D.
These items were sold new+ at Company dealers and distributors throughout the U.S. and Canada from March, 2009 to February, 2010.
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 contact their dealer for a hinge replacement kit and to arrange for a free professional installation.
For more information contact Jotul North America at (800) 797-5912, ext. 108 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit the firm's recall web page at www.jotul.com
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
Three incidents were reported to the firm including one report of a bruised foot.
+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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