Expanded Recall: Canadian Tire Corporation recalls Cuisinart® Electric Smoker
- Starting date:
- October 6, 2014
- Posting date:
- October 6, 2014
- Type of communication:
- Consumer Product Recall
- Household Items
- Source of recall:
- Health Canada
- Improper Safety Mechanisms, Product Safety
- General Public
- Identification number:
Expansion of July 18, 2014 recall
Cuisinart® Electric Smoker
This voluntary recall involves all units of the Cuisinart® electric smoker identified by product number 85-1153. All batch codes are affected.
The electric smokers are black with the name “Cuisinart” printed on the stainless steel door. The product has five cooking racks and a thermostat to control the temperature.
The affected Cuisinart® electric smokers are being recalled as a precautionary measure due to safety concerns that gas may build up within the unit causing the door on the smoker to open while the unit is in use.
Canadian Tire has received ten reports of the door on the smoker opening while in use. No injuries have been reported.
Health Canada has received two reports of consumer incidents related to the use of these electric smokers. No injuries have been reported.
Approximately 9,238 units of the Cuisinart® electric smokers were sold at Canadian Tire stores across Canada.
Time period sold
The recalled Cuisinart® electric smokers were sold between February 2012 and September 2014.
Place of origin
Manufactured in China.
Canadian Tire Corporation, Limited
What you should do
Consumers should immediately stop using the affected Cuisinart® electric smokers and return them to their local Canadian Tire store for a refund.
Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.
Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.
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