BlueStar Wall Ovens Have Been Improperly Installed, More than 900 BlueStar residential gas wall ovens have been recalled by Prizer Painter Stove Works because of fire hazard.
Some of the wall ovens have been improperly installed and/or have damaged flexible gas appliance connectors, creating the fire risk. The firm has received one report of a fire, resulting in property damage to the cabinet that held the oven. No injuries have been reported……blogs.orlandosentinel
This recall involves all colors of three models of BlueStar gas-powered stainless steel wall ovens manufactured prior to November 23, 2012. Oven sizes include 24-, 30- and 36-inche wide units. Each of the three sizes was available for use with natural gas or liquid propane.
The propane version is designated by the letter “L” at the end of the model number. Model numbers and date codes are located on the rating plate inside the control panel. There is a BlueStar logo on the upper left front of the oven, above the door.
24-Inch BlueStar wall oven with swing door: BWO24AGS BWO24AGSL
30-Inch BlueStar wall oven with French doors: BWO30AGS BWO30AGSL
36 -Inch BlueStar wall oven with French doors: BWO36AGS BWO36AGSL
The ovens were sold at appliance stores and authorized kitchen equipment dealers nationwide from January 2008 through November 2012 for $2,250 to $3,900.
Contact BlueStar; at (800) 449-8691, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at bluestarcooking.com and click on “Recall” for more information.
Manufacturer: Prizer Painter Stove Works Inc., of Reading, Pa.