Recall: Lakewood low-profile oil-filled electric heaters
On 1999-04-07, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Lakewood low-profile oil-filled electric heaters due to a potential hazard. This product sold new for about $50.
Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 2nd recall of products in the Space Heaters category in 1999.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 30 similar recalls,
involving about 6 million product units.
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What is the problem?
This item was recalled due to a hazard. More information may be available on the recall announcement.
How can I tell if I own this product?
Please click here to see recall details.
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.
Click here to see the remedy information that the CPSC provides.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
+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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Sources may include: Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Health Canada and companies involved with this or a related recall.