What's the Problem?
According to the U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC), this recall affects
- Valor H5 propane gas fireplace model 1150ILP with serial numbers ranging from 20001 through 20365
- Valor H5 propane gas fireplace model 1150JLP with serial numbers ranging from 20366 through 21502
The recalled fireplaces were sold in 7 different trim and front options with a log set and a mesh barrier screen that was installed in front of the glass, CPSC said. The model number and serial number are printed on a rating sheet behind the trim.
Miles Industries has received at least 1 report of delayed ignition in the U.S.
The recalled fireplaces were sold at Southern Fireplaces & More, Custom Hearth, On Fire, Abercrombie & Co., Southern Hearth & Patio stores and other Specialty Hearth stores from July 2014 through March 2020 for between $3,700 and $5,500.
If you purchased a gas fireplace that is affected by this recall, you should stop using it and contact your Valor fireplace retailer or contractor to schedule a free repair.
This recall began on July 30, 2020.
Do I Have a Gas Fireplace Recall Lawsuit?
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If you or a loved one was injured by a recalled gas fireplace, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to a settlement by filing a suit and we can help.