Each week there are many products recalled for fire related risks. We’ve compiled a list of major US fire recalls updated regularly on Fridays.

10/3-10/9/2020

2018-2021 Chevrolet 6500XD Commercial Trucks Recalled Over Starter Motor Fault
The ground cable connecting the starter motor to the vehicle frame may break around the starter-side eyelet opening. If repeated attempts are made to start the vehicle, the starter may ground through the steel braiding of the power steering hose, allowing it to heat up and possible rupture, increasing the risk of a fire. READ MORE

 

9/26-10/2/2020

No major recalls.

 

9/19-9/25/2020

Westinghouse Recalls Portable Generators
Fuel can leak from the generators, posing a fire hazard. READ MORE

RECALL: Fire hazard with Monoprice Cat 6 bulk CMR cables
While designed to prevent fires from spreading between floors through risers and vertical shafts, the cables do not meet the flammability requirements of the UL 1666, thereby posing a fire hazard when exposed to a flame. READ MORE

 

9/12-9/18/2020

Hyundai Tucson crossover SUV recalled for engine fire risk
Hyundai is recalling certain models of the 2019-2021 Hyundai Tucson crossover SUV for a defective circuit board that can cause an electrical short and increase the risk of an engine fire. READ MORE

 

9/5-9/11/2020

2020-2021 Mini SE Countryman and BMW 3 Series, X3, X5: Recall Alert
Loose welding beads may form a conductive path between the hybrid battery cells, which could lead to a short-circuit, increasing the risk of a fire. READ MORE

Hyundai-Kia recalls nearly 600,000 cars over defect that can cause vehicles to catch fire
The company says a brake fluid leak has caused at least 23 vehicle fires in the U.S. READ MORE

Royal Gourmet Recalls 2-Burner Gas Grills
A regulator hose can melt, posing a fire hazard. READ MORE

Ram Recalls Some 32,000 Trucks
More than 32,000 Ram trucks from the 2019 and 2020 model years are being recalled due to potential engine block failures that can create a fire risk. READ MORE

 

8/29-9/4/2020

CFMOTO Recalls Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles Due to Fire Hazard
The fuel line fitting on the vehicles can fail to securely lock onto the fuel injector inlet.  This can allow fuel to spill onto the hot engine parts and ignite, posing a fire hazard. READ MORE

 

8/22-8/28/2020

Recall: 16,926 BMW Motorcycles Targeted By Fuel Pump Recall
According to the defect notice published by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), ten percent of a total of 16,926 motorcycles could present the issue. READ MORE

 

8/15-8/21/2020

Pier 1 Recalls Three-Wick Halloween Candles Due to Fire and Burn Hazards
The candle’s high flames can ignite the surface of the wax, posing fire and burn hazards. READ MORE

Intertex Air Blowers Recalled for Fire Hazard
Intertex recalled about 189,000 B-Air, BlueDri and Sloeaire blowers due to a fire hazard, particularly when they are “daisy chained” together. READ MORE

 

8/8-8/14/2020

Star lights recalled due to fire, shock hazards
A risk of fire and electrical shock has prompted a Minnesota-based company to recall roughly 50,000 lights. READ MORE

Ford recalls model year 2020 F-150s with electrical issue
The vehicle could experience electrical arcing while being started READ MORE

 

8/1-8/7/2020

Thor Motor Coach is recalling certain 2017-2021 Freedom Elite motorhomes
A 100amp converter breaker was incorrectly installed at the battery tray when a 70amp breaker is required, possibly resulting in the wiring connected to the breaker overheating. READ MORE

 

7/25-7/31/2020

Over 100,000 Artificial Christmas Trees That Were Bought Last Year Are Being Recalled
The reason for this recall involves an issue with the mode-switching foot-pedal controllers. They can overheat and create a potential burning hazard. READ MORE

 

7/18-7/24/2020

Polaris Recalls Snowmobiles for Fire Hazard
Polaris Industries recalled all 2015-2020 AXYS Trail Performance and Crossover snowmobiles due to a fire hazard. READ MORE

Volkswagen recalls model year 2013-2018 Audi S8s and A8s
The seal around the engine compartment may come loose and contact hot engine components, increasing the risk of a fire. READ MORE

Recall report: Oil fire risk forces recall of thousands of specialty service trucks
Altec Industries is recalling certain 2017-2020 AT200A, AT235, AT37-G, AT40-G, AT41/48M Aerial Devices mounted on a Ford F-350, F-450 or F-550 because the Power Take-Off (PTO) may leak oil onto the exhaust heat shield thermal blanket. Oil absorbed by the exhaust heat shield thermal blanket has an increased risk of a fire from being exposed to hot engine components. READ MORE

 

7/11-7/17/2020

RH recalls 1,180 floor lamps due to possible fire hazard
Company has received 11 reports of foot switch overheating READ MORE

Hyundai Recalls Cars With Tire Inflator Kits Due to Fire Risk
The 12-volt accessory power port might not provide intended protection against overheating READ MORE

AUDI RECALLS A8 AND S8 DUE TO FIRE RISK
Audi recall issued for 13,700 cars because of loose engine compartment seals. READ MORE

 

7/4-7/10/2020

No major recalls this week.

 

6/27-7/3/2020

MERCEDES-BENZ RECALLS C300, E350 AND GLC300
Mercedes recall is needed because the turbocharger oil feed and return lines may be loose. READ MORE

 

6/20-6/26/2020

MAZDA CX-30 RECALLED FOR RISK OF FUEL LEAKS AND FIRES
A Mazda CX-30 recall includes more than 14,500 all-wheel-drive SUVs because the evaporative vent hoses for the fuel tanks may be disconnected. This will allow fuel to leak from the charcoal canister vents. READ MORE

 

6/13-6/19/2020

This detector might not react to a fire’s heat. So, all sold from 1979-2018 got recalled
The recalled heat detectors can fail to activate in reaction to rising temperatures, posing a risk of failure to alert consumers to a fire. READ MORE

Rexair Recalls to Repair Rainbow SRX Vacuums Due to Fire and Burn Hazards
The circuit board on the vacuum can spark, posing fire and burn hazards. READ MORE

 

6/6-6/12/2020

Park Your Pacifica Hybrid Outside Until Fire Risk Is Fixed, Chrysler Says
A faulty electrical connection has already caused vehicle fires in the U.S. and Canada. READ MORE

Bentley Recalls 6,000 Bentaygas Globally Due To Fuel Line Leak
Bentley has issued a global recall for over 6,000 Bentayga SUVs, including 1,892 units in the U.S. and 783 in Europe. The issue is a leak in the fuel supply line quick connector. READ MORE

 

5/30-6/5/2020

Recall: The Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R Recalled Over Backfire Issue
Kawasaki Motors Corp U.S.A. issued a recall on the Ninja ZX10-R due to a programming error that could cause the engine to backfire. Backfire could lead to real fire. READ MORE

 

5/23-5/29/2020

Recall report: Circuit breaker failure forces Blue Bird recall
Blue Bird Body Company is recalling certain 2020-2021 Vision and All American buses equipped with factory-installed air conditioning (A/C) systems. The A/C circuit breaker may have been installed incorrectly increasing the risk of a fire. READ MORE

 

5/16-5/22/2020

Garia Recalls Golf & Courtesy Electric Vehicles Due to Fire Hazard
A fuse can overheat and melt while the electric vehicle is charging, posing a fire hazard. READ MORE

2019-2020 Porsche Cayenne: Recall Alert
The fuel line quick connector located in the engine compartment may leak, which can increase the risk of a fire in the presence of an ignition source. READ MORE

 

5/9-5/15/2020

No major recalls this week.

 

5/2-5/8/2020

Epson Recalls Power Adapters Sold with Epson Scanners Due to Burn and Fire Hazards
The power adapters can overheat, melt and catch fire, posing burn and fire hazards. READ MORE

Fully Popped Poppin’ Cobs Microwave Popcorn Recalled For Burn Hazard
The popcorn’s brown paper bag can catch fire when the bag is put into the microwave oven. This poses a fire and burn hazard. READ MORE

2014-2019 Ram 1500 diesel pick-up recalled due to fire hazard
A faulty emissions control component may leak and increase risk of a vehicle fire. READ MORE

Car recall: Hyundai Santa Fe MY2006-2009 recalled over short circuit fire hazard
Due to a manufacturing error, an electronic control circuit board in the Anti-Lock Braking System module will short circuit when the components are exposed to moisture. READ MORE

 

4/19-5/1/2020

Cummins’ Melting Fuel Heater Leads To Big Navistar Recall
Navistar Inc. is recalling more than 50,000 trucks and buses because an electric fuel heater in a Cummins’ medium-duty diesel engine used in school buses, trucks and emergency vehicles could overheat, causing plastic in the fuel heater to melt and potentially catch fire. READ MORE

McLaren recalls supercars, including Senna, over fire risk
A foam pad underneath the fuel tank can retain moisture, corrode the fuel tank and cause a leak. READ MORE

 

4/18-4/24/2020

Polaris recalls model year 2018 – 2020 Ranger XP 1000 off-road vehicles
The clutch belt can break, damaging the secondary clutch and fuel line, posing a fire hazard. READ MORE

 

4/11-4/17/2020

Multiple Failures Prompt Utility Vehicle Recall
Ice can block the breather hose, allowing oil to leak, posing a fire hazard. In addition, debris can ignite on the vehicle’s exhaust manifold. Kawasaki has received 165 reports of oil leakage, and 84 reports of vehicles catching on fire. READ MORE

Pass & Seymour Recalls Commercial-Grade Electrical Receptacles Due to Burn Hazard
A manufacturing error within the receptacles could lead consumers to incorrectly force the plug into the receptacle, causing the plug blades to overheat, posing a burn risk to the consumer. READ MORE

 

4/4-4/10/2020

Recall: Stelpro Design Sonoma wall fan heaters
ASSO and ASSOS Sonoma wall fan heaters were recalled after there were five reports of the heaters overheating, and consequently presenting a fire hazard. READ MORE

Southern Motion Recalls Wireless Power reclining furniture
The lithium-ion batteries used to power the furniture can overheat. READ MORE

 

3/28-4/3/2020

Recall: Husqvarna 701 Vitpilen And Svartpilen Could Have A Fuel Leak
The two motorcycles could present a fuel leak at the fuel level sensor and fuel pump mounting area which increases the risks of injuries and even of fire. READ MORE

 

3/21-3/27/2020

Paccar Recalls 35,671 Peterbilt Trucks for Fire Risk
An electrical short circuit with the battery cables can increase the risk of fire. READ MORE

Some 2019-2020 Audi A6 cars recalled over fire risk
Moisture could enter the starter generator and cause an electrical short. READ MORE

 

3/14-3/20/2020

American Honda Recall of Portable Generators Due to Fire and Burn Hazards
The portable generator’s inverter assembly can short circuit with the presence of salt water.  This causes the unit to smoke or catch fire, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers. READ MORE

FORD RANGER BLOWER MOTOR RECALL ISSUED FOR SECOND TIME
A Ford Ranger blower motor recall has been issued for the second time after a heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) blower motor recall in 2019 failed to protect the trucks from the risk of fires. READ MORE

Yamaha Guitar Group Recalls Digital Wireless Equipment for Electric Guitars Due to Fire and Injury Hazards
The lithium-ion battery can overheat and the battery cover can separate with force,  posing fire and injury hazards. READ MORE

 

3/7-3/13/2020

Joules USA Recalls Children’s Pajamas and Robes Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard; Burn Hazard
The children’s garments fail to meet the federal flammability standard for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children. READ MORE

RH Recalls Floor Lamps Due to Fire Hazard
The lamp’s on/off foot switch can overheat, melt or catch fire, posing a fire hazard. READ MORE

Nissan Versa recalled for fuel tank fire risk
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has released notice of a recall by Nissan, for a fire risk from a fuel tank with potentially thin walls. READ MORE

Jeep Wranglers and Gladiators Recalled for Fire Risk
A clutch pressure plate may fracture in vehicles with a manual transmission. READ MORE

Toyota Adds 1.2 Million Vehicles To U.S. Fuel Pump Recall That Could Lead To Engine Stalls
This brings the total number of vehicles embroiled in the recall up to 1.8 million in the U.S. and making for a total of 3.2 million vehicles worldwide. READ MORE

 

2/29-3/6/2020

Kia recalls another 192K cars due to risk of engine fire
Kia announced this week it will recall another 192,000 cars and minivans because of a risk of engine fire. READ MORE

2010 Jaguar XF: Recall Alert
The fuel tank outlet flange may crack, allowing fuel to leak that, in the presence of an ignition source, may increase the risk of a fire. READ MORE

Audi A8 recalled for power steering leak, potential fire hazard
Power steering component in the marque’s flagship sedan could be susceptible to failure. READ MORE

 

2/22-2/28/2020

Ford issues 3 recalls for F-150, F-Series pickup trucks
The engine block heater cable might have the wrong length and insufficient heat protection, which can cause a short when the vehicle is parked and the block heater plugged into an outlet. The wire can melt, increasing the risk of fire. READ MORE

Porsche Macan SUVs Are Recalled Due to a Fire Risk
A problem with the fuel pump could lead to cracks and a fuel leak increasing the risk of fire. READ MORE

Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and Lennox Industries (CANADA) ULC
The affected heat pumps can fail and overheat, which may pose a fire hazard. READ MORE

 

2/15-2/21/2020

Textron Specialized Vehicles recalls gas-powered E-Z-GO, Cushman and Tracker brand off-road vehicles
The starter generator wire can be improperly secured, allowing it to come into contact with the vehicle’s exhaust, posing a fire hazard. READ MORE

Kia Sedona Minivans and Sorento SUVs Are Recalled Due to a Fire Risk
A short circuit in the braking system could cause a fire even when the vehicles are turned off. READ MORE

 

2/8-2/14/2020

Ram recalling nearly 85,000 new heavy-duty pickups for fire risk
Ram will recall 84,978 2019-2020 heavy-duty pickups for an issue that may cause their transmissions to leak fluid, which can lead to an increased fire risk, the company announced this month. READ MORE

Toyota and Lexus vehicles with possible engine block issue recalled
Toyota is recalling about 44,00 model year 2020 Avalon Hybrids, Camrys, Camry Hybrids; model year 2019-2020 RAV4s, RAV4 Hybrids and model year 2020 Lexus ES 300h vehicles. READ MORE

Honda Odyssey recall due to fire risk
Honda is recalling their Odyssey Minivans from 2018 to their current model years due to risk of fire. READ MORE

 

2/1-2/7/2020

2018-2019 Mercedes-AMG E-Class, S-Class, G-Class and GT63: Recall Alert
Approximately 2,500 model-year 2018-19 Mercedes equipped with turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8s. The oil feed line to the turbocharger may leak, which in the presence of an ignition source such as hot engine or exhaust components can increase the risk of a fire. READ MORE

Hyundai Elantras Recalled for Fire Risk
A faulty ABS module could short-circuit even when the vehicle is shut off. READ MORE

 

1/25-1/31/2020

PCNA recalls power banks
The lithium-ion battery can overheat and ignite. READ MORE

 

1/12-1/24/2020

852,000 cans of Thompson’s WaterSeal recalled. What’s inside might ignite
What’s supposed to protect your wood from water damage might flame on unexpectedly. READ MORE

 

1/11-1/17/2020

Holiday travel mugs recalled due to a fire hazard
According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, the mugs were mislabeled as microwave safe. If microwaved, the metallic print on the mug can spark, posing a fire hazard. READ MORE

Recall Roundup: Mazda, Volvo, BMW
A number of models have suffered recalls in this first month of 2020, including examples from Mazda, Volvo and BMW. READ MORE

Philips recall batch of baby monitors over fears they could catch fire
In very rare cases, the battery in the parent unit can overheat while plugged into the electrical connection. This poses a potential fire hazard. READ MORE

 

1/4-1/10/2020

Daimler Recalls More Than 7,000 buses and 2,900 Custom Chassis
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recalled some Daimler school buses and trucks due to safety and fire risks. READ MORE

 

12/28/2019-1/3/2020

Model year 2020 Ford Explorers and Lincoln Aviators recalled
The convolute protective sleeve on the liquid fuel line is not long enough, which may allow for potential hard contact with the convolute-protected vapor fuel line. READ MORE

 

12/21-12/27/2019

Hallmark Recalls Candles Due to Fire and Laceration Hazards
When the candle is lit, the glass jar can break, posing fire and laceration hazards. READ MORE

GM recalls vehicles with fuel pump issue
The fuel system may become over-pressurized causing cracks which leak, increasing the risk of a fire in the presence of an ignition source. READ MORE

 

12/14 – 12/20/2019

Ford Recalling Nearly 500,000 Vehicles Due To Potential Post-Crash Fire Risk
Ford has announced a recall of select 2017-2019 Ford Super Duty SuperCrew vehicles due to the risk of interior fire post-crash. READ MORE

GM Recalls 700,000+ Silverado, Sierra Pickups for Stalling, Fires, Disabled ABS
General Motors is recalling more than 700,000 pickup trucks in the U.S. for software errors that can disable critical safety functions and, separately, for glue on battery cables that can cause fires. READ MORE

Bass Pro Recalls MR. STEAK™ Gas Grills Due to Fire Hazard
Gas grills that were sold at Cabela’s and Bass Pro Shops are being recalled because of a problem with a hose. READ MORE