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Miles Industries Recalls Gas Fireplaces Due to Burn Hazard

Name of product:
Valor H5 gas fireplaces
 
Hazard:

The trim around the fireplaces can leak hot exhaust air, posing a burn hazard.  

Remedy:
Repair
 
Recall date:
December 20, 2018
 
Units:
About 1,000 (in addition, about 1,900 were sold in Canada)
 
Consumer Contact:

Miles Industries toll-free at 866-420-3360 from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, email at h5@valorfireplaces.com or online at www.valorfireplaces.com and click on "H5 Recall Notice" for more information.

Recall Details

In Conjunction With:
Description:

This recall involves Valor H5 gas fireplaces fueled by either natural gas or propane gas. The recalled fireplaces were sold in six different trim options and are a fully enclosed rectangular sheet metal box with a shatter resistant glass front. They were sold with a mesh barrier screen that was installed in front of the glass. The fireplace exhaust is vented to the outside through a ventilation duct. The model number and serial number are printed on a rating sheet behind the trim.

Model Number

Product Name

Serial Number Range

1100 Natural Gas

Valor H5 Gas Fireplace

1100N10000 - 1100N12173

1100 Propane Gas

Valor H5 Gas Fireplace

1100P20000 - 1100P21132

1150 Natural Gas

Valor H5 Gas Fireplace

1150N10000 - 1150N11448

1150 Propane Gas

Valor H5 Gas Fireplace

1150P20000 - 1150P20822

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled fireplaces and contact Miles Industries to schedule a free repair.

Incidents/Injuries:

Miles Industries has received one report of mantle charring. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At:

Northeast Hearth & Home, Sutter Home & Hearth, Wallace's Stove & Fireplace Hearth stores and other stores nationwide and online from June 2014 through March 2018 for about $5,500.

Manufacturer(s):

Miles Industries Ltd., of Canada

Manufactured In:
Canada
 
Recall number:
19-056


Miles Industries Recalls Gas Fireplaces Due to Burn Hazard

Name of product:
Valor H5 gas fireplaces
 
Hazard:

The trim around the fireplaces can leak hot exhaust air, posing a burn hazard.  

Remedy:
Repair
 
Recall date:
December 20, 2018
 
Units:
About 1,000 (in addition, about 1,900 were sold in Canada)
 
Consumer Contact:

Miles Industries toll-free at 866-420-3360 from 7 a.




m. to 4:30 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, email at h5@valorfireplaces.com or online at www.valorfireplaces.com and click on "H5 Recall Notice" for more information.

Recall Details
In Conjunction With:
Description:

This recall involves Valor H5 gas fireplaces fueled by either natural gas or propane gas. The recalled fireplaces were sold in six different trim options and are a fully enclosed rectangular sheet metal box with a shatter resistant glass front. They were sold with a mesh barrier screen that was installed in front of the glass. The fireplace exhaust is vented to the outside through a ventilation duct. The model number and serial number are printed on a rating sheet behind the trim.

Model Number

Product Name

Serial Number Range

1100 Natural Gas

Valor H5 Gas Fireplace

1100N10000 - 1100N12173

1100 Propane Gas

Valor H5 Gas Fireplace

1100P20000 - 1100P21132

1150 Natural Gas

Valor H5 Gas Fireplace

1150N10000 - 1150N11448

1150 Propane Gas

Valor H5 Gas Fireplace

1150P20000 - 1150P20822

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled fireplaces and contact Miles Industries to schedule a free repair.

Incidents/Injuries:

Miles Industries has received one report of mantle charring. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At:

Northeast Hearth & Home, Sutter Home & Hearth, Wallace's Stove & Fireplace Hearth stores and other stores nationwide and online from June 2014 through March 2018 for about $5,500.

Manufacturer(s):

Miles Industries Ltd., of Canada

Manufactured In:
Canada
 
Recall number:
19-056