48,000 Cooling/Heating Water Dispensers Recalled Due to Fire Hazard
Waterlogic is recalling 48,000 chiller-based water dispensers. The hot water tank can stop functioning and cause the machine to overheat, posing a fire hazard.
The chiller-based water filtration systems affected by this recall provide hot and cold water dispensers for the home and workplace. The units come in three sizes, 18, 40 and 48 inches high, and in white, black, or stainless steel.
One of the following brand names is printed on the front of the unit: AquaMark, Coolersmart, Culligan, Innowave, Waterlogic, or Xstream Water. Recalled units have serial numbers printed on a label on the back of the machines.
The recalled water dispensers were sold through distributers and dealers, including AquaPure Water Systems, Culligan, CWC, Farmer Brothers, Filterfresh, First Choice Services, and others selling water and coffee systems nationwide from January 2005 to December 2008.
Waterlogic is contacting its distributers and providing a list of affected units and all technical instructions and necessary parts for repairing the units. Consumers who have not been contacted by their distributer for a free repair should contact Waterlogic.
For additional information on this recall, contact Waterlogic toll-free at 855-905-2002.