Academy Sports + Outdoors Issues Recall for Outdoor Gourmet Crawfish Kits That Pose a Fire Hazard

The hose on about 21,000 kits can melt and/or burn

Academy Sports + Outdoors Issues Recall for Outdoor Gourmet Crawfish Kits That Pose a Fire Hazard
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August 23, 2017

Academy Sports + Outdoors has issued a recall for about 21,000 Outdoor Gourmet 100-Qt. Crawfish kits with strainer.

The crawfish kit hose can melt and/or burn, posing a fire hazard.

Recalled product details

This recall involves the Academy Sports + Outdoors Outdoor Gourmet 100-Qt. Crawfish kit with strainer. The product is an outdoor appliance used to cook crawfish and other seafood.

The recalled Crawfish kit includes a hose assembly that connects the burner component to an external LP fuel tank supplied by the consumer. Model number FSOGBG4201 is printed on the silver label located on the burner component.

These Outdoor Gourmet Crawfish kits were sold at Academy Sports + Outdoors stores and online from March 2014 through May 2017 for about $130 each.

To date, there have been 14 reports of hoses melting or catching fire. No injuries or property damage have been reported.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Outdoor Gourmet crawfish kits and contact Academy Sports + Outdoors for instructions on obtaining a free replacement hose assembly.

For more information, contact Academy Sports + Outdoors Customer Care at (888) 922-2336.