Heater Recall

The plugs need to be pulled on more than 150–thousand of the "aloha breeze" portable heaters. They can overheat melting the plastic parts.
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The plugs need to be pulled on more than 150–thousand of the "Aloha Breeze" portable heaters. They can overheat melting the plastic parts.

The recalled electric heaters are white with the name “Aloha Breeze” printed on the front. The recall includes model number 05226 with date codes of 07/05, 08/05 and 11/05. The model number and date code are printed on the silver label located on the bottom of the heater.

The heaters were sold at Wal–Mart and small chains between August 2006 and November 2007.

There are 18 reports of property damage, and one person was burned.