Chromalox, Centurion, Electromode, Westcan and Dimplex construction heaters
The affected products are electric construction heaters sold under the Chromalox, Centurion, Electromode, Westcan and Dimplex brands. The affected units are 240 Volt, 4800 Watt, with a 30 Amp plug.
The model numbers and production dates affected are listed below. The model number and the production date code can be found on the manufacturing label on the back of the unit.
The following products are affected:
|Brand||Model Number||Date of Production|
|Products Produced Prior To Week 26, 2006
The heating elements of the heaters can fail, posing an electrical arc and fire hazard.
As of April 3, 2019, the company has received 36 reports of the heating element failing causing damage to the unit and/or to property in Canada. No injuries have been reported.