March 20, 2002Jade Products Has Recalled to Repair
Dynasty Gas Ranges
- Jade Products Inc. has recalled to repair about 7,200 Dynasty gas
ranges. The ranges could tip-over if a heavy weight is placed on an open
oven door, posing a risk of burn injuries from hot food or liquids in
Jade Products has not received any reports of incidents. This recall is
being conducted to prevent the possibility of injuries.
The Dynasty gas ranges included in this program are all 30, 36, and 48-inch
units with the model number DGRSC. The model number is located on the serial
plate that is accessed by lifting the right hand cooking module from the
range top. The brand name "Dynasty" appears on the front of the range.
Appliance and retail stores nationwide sold these ranges from January 1996
through December 2001 for between $3,000 and $7,400.
Consumers may continue to use the ranges but are cautioned not to place any
objects on the open oven door until an anti-tip bracket has been installed.
Consumers should call Jade Products toll-free at (888) 607-5694 between 8
a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday to arrange for free installation of
an anti-tip bracket.
The installation of the anti-tip brackets will bring the recalled ranges
into compliance with the stability test requirements of the American
National Standards Institute (ANSI) Z21.1 Standard for Household Gas Cooking
Some of these ranges were also involved in a separate March 2001 recall to
repair a delayed gas ignition defect.