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RECALL – Thermosphere and Mastercraft ceiling-mounted electric heater, EH-4604BY

May 27, 2022  ByAnthony Capkun



May 27, 2022 – Health Canada advises of a recall involving the Thermosphere and Mastercraft ceiling-mounted 7500W/240V electric utility workshop/garage heater (Model EH-4604BY) with remote control and thermostat due to a fire hazard.

The units involved in this recall can overheat, posing a burn and fire hazard.

As of April 26, 2022, Canac and Canadian Tire have received 13 reports of incidents in Canada, and no reports of injuries.

Sold at Canac:

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Thermosphere, SKU 4041041

UPC 674465008361

Model EH-4604BY

cETL 4003667

Black colour

All date codes ending in “2020” (from year 2020) are affected. They appear in MM/YYYY format on the rating label attached to the heaters.

Thermosphere units do not have a date code sticker on the packaging box.

Sold at Canadian Tire:

Mastercraft, SKU 043-5120-2

UPC 674465005988

Model EH-4604BY

cETL 4003667

Black colour

All date codes ending in “2020” (from year 2020) are affected. They appear in MM/YYYY format on the rating label attached to the heaters.

Mastercraft units also have date code stickers on the packaging box and on the product in DDMMYY format. All those ending in “20” are affected.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and return them to the place of purchase for an exchange or refund.

Canac consumers should contact HomeEasy Industrial Co. Ltd. at 866-206-0888 or service@hena.ca.

Canadian Tire consumers should contact Canadian Tire at 800-387-8803.

N.B. The Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.


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