A.O. Smith Recalls Water Heaters
Oct 7, 2005
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A.O. Smith and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.

About 5,000 75-Gallon Propane Gas Water Heaters can accumulate soot on the burners, posing a fire hazard. No incidents or injuries have been reported.

The recall involves 75-gallon propane gas water heaters. The heaters have the name A.O. Smith, Reliance, Apollo, State, or Maytag on the side of the unit. The model number is located on the rating plate. Only units with the model numbers listed below and manufactured between January 2004 and July 2005 are included in the recall.

Brand names and model numbers include Reliance 675CRRS, 675CRRSD and S7576PE; Apollo A675CQRSL, A675CRRSL and A675CRRSLCGAD; A.O. Smith BT-80-271, FCG-75-271 and PCG-75-271; Maytag HRP11275Q; and State GS675CRRS, GS675CRRSD, SBS7576PE, SBS7576PED, SBS7576PECGA, and SBS7576PECGAD.

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