WASHINGTON (WHTM) – Refillable propane cylinders sold at Ace Hardware, Home Depot and other stores have been recalled for possible leaks that pose the risk of a fire and explosion.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission says YSN Imports has received two reports of the connecting valve starting to unscrew from Flame King, Little Kamper and U-Haul-brand cylinders. No injuries have been reported.
|Brand||Size||Color||Serial Number Range|
|Flame King||14.1 oz.||blue||000001 through 004700|
|Flame King||16.4 oz.||green||000001 through 020800|
|Little Kamper||16 oz.||green||000001 through 020800|
|U-Haul||1 lb.||blue||000001 through 004700|
|U-Haul||1 lb.||green||000001 through 020800|
The propane cylinders are used with outdoor appliances. They were sold from November 2013 through September 2016 for between $10 and $15.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled propane cylinders and contact YSN Imports for a full refund or replacement propane cylinder.