Pearl River is recalling about 43,000 propane hoses sold with Flame King torches and accessories.
The propane hose can swell and rupture, allowing gas to leak, posing a fire hazard.
The firm has received three reports of propane hoses swelling and rupturing. No injuries have been reported.
This recall involves Pearl River 3Q20 or 4Q20 propane hoses used in propane-powered torches and other propane accessories. Hoses included in the recall include the following:
- PEARL RIVER FILE NO. 70177655 LP-GAS HOSE HP14 M.W.P 350 PSIG 1/4" STANDARD CSA8.3&UL21 3Q20 T/P
- PEARL RIVER FILE NO. 70177655 LP-GAS HOSE HP14 M.W.P 350 PSIG 1/4" STANDARD CSA8.3&UL21 4Q20 T/P
A list of the item/batch numbers, printed on the body of the propane hose, may be found here.
The hoses, manufactured in China, were sold online at Amazon.com, Homedepot.com, Wayfair.com, Walmart.com, and eBay.com from January 2021, through May 2021. The propane hoses cost around $20, while the propane-powered torches cost about $45.
What to do
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled propane hoses.
To obtain a free replacement hose, send a photograph of the propane hose cut in half so that it is no longer operable to the firm’s e-mail, along with a return mailing address to receive a free replacement hose.
Once Pearl River receives confirmation of the hose cut in half, consumers may discard it.
Consumers may contact Pearl River toll-free at (855) 855-8874 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (PT) Monday through Friday, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or online at www.pearlriverhose.com for more information.