Name of Product: Kidde or Garrison brand, black plastic Zytel® nylon valve disposable fire extinguishers, manufactured between August 2013 and November 2014. The affected fire extinguishers are white or red in colour and are either ABC or BC-rated. The Kidde or Garrison logo and serial number are located on the nameplate. the date code is an ink jet 10-digit number stamped on the side of the cylinder near the bottom. Digits 5-9 of this number convey the day and year of manufacture. Affected units will have the following five digits in a date code:
2013 – XXXX20413X through XXXX36513X
2014 – XXXX00114X through XXXX28814X
The models are as follow:
Description Model Number UPC Code
Kidde 1A ABC E110, FULL HOME 110 47871662968
Kidde 1A 10BCW E110, FULL HOME 110 47871661497
Kidde 2A 10BC FX210 47871071708
Garrison 2A 10BC 46-0066-6 47871074044
Garrison 5BC 46-0092-2 47871074020
Kidde 5BC E5, M5C, BC5GD 47871662944
Kidde 5BCW E5, M5C, BC5GD 47871661787
Kidde 10BC ELITE 10, ELITE 10 47871662951
Kidde FC110 E110, FULL HOME 110 47871680290
Hazard: Kidde has identified a quality issue with black plastic Zytel® nylon valve disposable fire extinguishers. In a small number of instances, Kidde found that supplier built a component that is out of specification. When the lever is pressed and released multiple times, the extinguisher may fail to fully discharge as designed.
Remedy: Replace unit.
If you believe you may have one of these fire extinguishers, please contact Kidde Canada at 1-844-833-6394 (8am – 5pm) Mon – Fri or visit www.kiddecanada.com “Safety Notice”.