Tankless Water Heaters Recalled After Reports of Fire, Property Damage

Tankless Water Heaters Recalled After Reports of Fire, Property Damage
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November 13, 2014

Challenger Supply Holdings is recalling about 31,200 tankless gas water heaters in the United States and Canada.

The company received 40 reports of the units overheating including four reports of wall burns and two involving fire and property damage.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled water heaters and contact Challenger Supply Holdings to arrange for a free repair.

The recall affects all models of single- and dual-purpose Coaire and Quietside brand tankless gas water heaters. The recalled water heaters heat either 4 or 7.2 gallons of water per minute.

They were sold at independent dealers nationwide and on various websites including Amazon.com from July 2008 through August 2014 for between $500 and $2,000.

For more information contact Challenger Supply Holdings at (800) 729-6118.