White-Rodgers Recalls Thermostats Due to Fire Hazard

This recall involves Emerson branded SensiWiFi thermostats with “Emerson” printed on the front and a date code from 1416 to 1536 on the back. The date code represents the manufacture date from the 16th week of 2014 through the 36th week of 2015. The thermostats are white with an LCD screen. There are three buttons below the thermostat screen. Up and down arrow and Menu buttons are located to the right of the screen. Recalled thermostats have model numbers 1F86U-42WF or UP500W. A product label containing model number and date code information is located on the back of the thermostat.
Emerson Branded Sensi WiFi thermostatsAbout 135,000 (in addition, about 15,000 were sold in Canada)
URL : http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2018/68580r-eng.php
Johnstone, Home Depot and Golden State FC stores and Heating ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment distributors nationwide from April 2014 through December 2016 for between about $90 and $150.
Recall Date:    Dec 12, 2018
The firm has received eight reports of burn damage to the thermostat, involving minor property damage. No injuries have been reported.
Mfg Country:
White-Rodgers, of St. Louis, Mo., a division of Emerson Electric Co.
Recall ID:    8471
Last Published:    Dec 12, 2018
Official Site:    Link


Emert Number:    19047
Emert Status:    Announced