Academy Sports + Outdoors Recalls Crawfish Kits with Strainer Due to Fire Hazard
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of product: Outdoor Gourmet 100-Qt. Crawfish kits with strainer
Hazard: The crawfish kit hose can melt and/or burn, posing a fire hazard.
Consumer Contact: Academy Sports + Outdoors Customer Care toll-free at 888-922-2336 from 7 a.m. to midnight CT daily, email at email@example.com, or online at www.academy.com and click on the Product Recalls link for more information.
Units: About 21,000 (in addition, about 17 were sold in Canada) Report an Incident Involving this Product
Description: This recall involves the Academy Sports + Outdoors Outdoor Gourmet 100-Qt. Crawfish kit with strainer which is an outdoor appliance used to cook crawfish and other seafood in a 100-quart pot. The Crawfish kit includes a hose assembly that connects the burner component to an external LP fuel tank supplied by the consumer. Model number FSOGBG4201 is printed on the silver label located on the burner component.
Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received 14 reports of hoses melting or catching fire. No injuries or property damage have been reported.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled 100-quart crawfish kits and contact Academy Sports + Outdoors for instructions on obtaining a free replacement hose assembly.
Sold At: Academy Sports + Outdoors stores and online at Academy.com from March 2014 through May 2017 for about $130.
Importer: Academy Ltd., d/b/a Academy Sports + Outdoors, of Katy, Texas
Manufactured In: China