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Mastercraft, Profusion Heat, Prestige, and Matrix Portable Garage Heaters recalled due to fire hazard

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Mastercraft, Profusion Heat, Prestige, and Matrix Portable Garage Heaters recalled due to fire hazard

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Mastercraft, Profusion Heat, Prestige, and Matrix Portable Garage Heaters recalled due to fire hazard
Summary
Product: Mastercraft, Profusion Heat, Prestige, and Matrix Portable Garage Heaters
Issue: The heaters could overheat, posing a burn and fire hazard.
What to do: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and return it to the place of purchase for a store credit or to obtain a replacement unit.

Mastercraft, Profusion Heat, Prestige, and Matrix 4800W 240V Garage Heaters
Product description
This recall involves the Mastercraft, Profusion Heat, Prestige, and Matrix 4800W 240V Portable Garage Heaters. The recalled products have Intertek (ETL) certification file number 3153457.

The following products are affected by the recall:
Brand Colour Model number Manufacturing date
Mastercraft
Blue
HA22-48M
HA22-48M1
all
Profusion Heat
Prestige
Matrix
Red
HA22-48M
June 2017 (06-17) or earlier
The model number, certification file number and manufacturing date in format MM-YY can be found on the label affixed to the back of the heater.

Hazard identified
The recalled heaters can overheat, posing a burn and fire hazard.

As of March 29 2019, H.E. Industrial Ltd. has received 10 reports of the product overheating, with 3 incidents of the product catching fire and damaging property in Canada. No injuries were reported.

Number sold
Approximately 68,000 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time period sold
The affected products were sold from July 2014 to April 2019 at Canadian Tire and various other retailers.

Place of origin
Manufactured in China

Manufacturer
Zhilang Electrical Co., Ltd.
Nantou Town, Zhongshan City,Guangdong
CHINA
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Mastercraft Portable Garage HeaterProfusion Heat, Prestige, and Matrix Portable Garage Heater Location of model number, manufacturing date and certification file number on label for Mastercraft Portable Garage HeaterLocation of model number, manufacturing date and certification file number on label for Profusion Heat, Prestige and Matrix Portable Garage Heater
What you should do
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and return it to the place of purchase for store credit or to obtain a replacement unit. Proof of purchase is not required.

For more information, consumers may contact H.E. Industrial Ltd. by email.

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.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.

Date modified:
2019-04-03

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