Direct Vent Wall Furnaces manufactured between February 2000 and December 2007:
- Units: About 52,000
- Manufacturer: Rinnai America Corporation of Peachtree City, GA
- Hazard: A gasket in the unit can fail, posing a risk of poisonous carbon monoxide gas leaking into the home.
- Incidents/Injuries: Rinnai has received 11 reports of carbon monoxide leaking from the furnace. No injuries have been reported.
- Description: The recall involves Rinnai EnergySaver™ Direct Vent Wall Furnaces, Models RHFE 431 and RHFE 556. They are either natural gas or LP gas (propane) fueled.
For more information, visit the US Consumer Product Safety Commission webpage.