This recall involves AmazonBasics 1500 watt ceramic space heaters. Two models (ASIN B074MR2HGM and ASIN B074MWRLZM) have oscillating fans and the others (ASIN B074MX8VNR and ASIN B074MWKSLX) do not. The heaters were sold in black and silver colors. The AmazonBasics logo is printed on the front of the units. The following ID numbers are printed on the label on the back of the units: B074MWKSLX, B074MX8VNR, B074MR2HGM, B074MWRLZM.
AmazonBasics 1500 Watt Ceramic Space HeatersAbout 377,000 (About 18,000 sold in Canada and 3,765 in Mexico)
URL : http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2019/70141r-eng.php
URL : https://www.gob.mx/profeco/documentos/alertas-al-consumidor-2019?state=published
Online at Amazon.com, Amazon.ca, Amazon.com.mx from October 2017 through March 2019 for between $25 and $35.
Recall Date: Jun 11, 2019
Amazon received 25 reports in the United States and 5 reports in Canada of the ceramic heater overheating, burning, or sparking. Two of those reports included minor damage to power outlets. There were no injuries associated with the incidents. No incidents were reported in Mexico
Ningbo Singfun Electric Appliance Co., Ltd., of China
Amazon, of Seattle, Wash.
Recall ID: 8577
Last Published: Jun 11, 2019
Emert Number: 19752
Emert Status: Announced