Burnham Commercial Recalls Natural Gas Boilers Due to Burn Hazard

Name of Product: Burnham Commercial Natural Gas Boilers

Hazard: Delayed ignition and/or flame rollout can occur with the boilers, posing a burn hazard.

Remedy: Repair

Recall Date: March 23, 2023

Units: About 185

Consumer Contact: Burnham Commercial toll-free at 888-791-3790 from 7:45 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Monday through Thursday and Friday from 7:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. ET, email at [email protected] or online at www.burnhamcommercial.com and click on “Safety Recall Information” at the top of the page for more information.

Description: This recall involves the Burnham Commercial Series 8 EP Natural Gas Boiler and the Series 16H equipped with CSD-1.  Both boilers are for commercial use and use natural gas as a fuel source. The recalled units have the Q3452B2100/B pilot with the 90-degree mounting bracket. The brand names “Burnham Commercial” for the Series 8 and “Crown Boiler” for the Series 16H are stamped in metal on the front cover. The model and serial number can be found on the boiler rating plate located on the vestibule panel located behind the front jacket panel of the boiler. These boilers are mostly found in industrial or commercial buildings.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled boilers and contact the installer or distributor to schedule a free boiler repair. The firm is contacting distributors directly.

Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received two reports of flame rollouts. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At: Independent heating and plumbing contractors and wholesale distributors nationwide from June 2020 through November 2022 for between $2,000 and $4,000.

Manufacturer: Burnham Commercial, of Lancaster, Pennsylvania 

Manufactured In: United States