June 30, 2001
Grand Hall Propane Regulators used for Camping Trailers Recalled
Detroit, MI (SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway
Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has published a recall affecting certain Grand
Hall Propane Regulators manufactured between January 1996 and December 1999.
Certain Model 6000 automatic changeover
regulators, which are used with propane-fueled camping trailers equipped with a propane
fuel source, contain two rubber diaphragms in which the second diaphragm can tear under
pressure, resulting in a propane leak. A possible fire can result in the presence of an
66,000 regulators are affected by this recall.
Grand Hall has notified its customers to return
the Model 6000 propane regulators to the store where they were purchased for a replacement
regulator free of charge.
The manufacturer has reported that owner
notification began Feb. 8, 2001. On behalf of Grand Hall, Emerald Isle will be conducting
the remedy campaign. Owners who do not receive the free replacement regulator within a
reasonable time should contact Emerald Isle at 1-866-828-2788.
[NHTSA Recall No. 01E014]
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Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!
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