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Bell & Gossett Pumps for Fire Suppression Systems; Goulds Pumps for Fire Suppression Systems; Red Jacket Water Products Pumps for Fire Suppression Systems

Código SIAR: 19718
Categoría: Plomería/Calefacción/Ventilación/Aire Acondicionado
País Notificante: Estados Unidos de América
URL de la Fuente: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2006/ITT-Water-Technology-Inc-Recalls-Faulty-Pumps-for-Fire-Suppression-Systems
Fecha de Publicación: 23 ago, 2006
País de Origen del Producto: Estados Unidos de América
Fabricante: ITT Water Technology; Goulds; Bell & Gossett; Red Jacket Water Products
Descripción del Defecto: ITT Water Technology Inc. Recalls Faulty Pumps for Fire Suppression Systems NEWS from CPSC U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 23, 2006 Release #06-244 Firm's Recall Hotline: (800) 984-9199 CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772 CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908 Recall expanded to include additional date codes and the dates sold ITT Water Technology Inc. Recalls Faulty Pumps for Fire Suppression Systems WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Name of Product: Goulds Pumps®, Bell & Gossett® and Red Jacket Water Products Brand Pumps for Fire Suppression Systems Units: About 18,300 Manufacturer: Water Technology Inc., of Auburn, N.Y. Hazard: A mechanical part on these pumps was not fully tightened, which can lead to the pump failing during use. If pumps sold with fire suppression systems fail, the risk of fire damage increases. The pump itself does not pose a fire hazard. Incidents/Injuries: ITT Water Technology Inc. has received one report of a pump failing to start during a system test. No injuries have been reported. Description: The recalled pumps are general in purpose, but are sometimes used in fire suppression systems. The pumps were sold under the Goulds Pumps, Bell & Gossett and Red Jacket Water Products brands. The pumps can be identified by having Model NPE, NPO, MCC, MCS, SM or Series 3530 on their nameplate. Recalled pumps were manufactured between December 2005 and July 26, 2006. They have date code M05, A06, B06, C06, D06, E06, F06 or G06. The date code is the first three digits of the serial number on the pump nameplate. Sold at: Pump distributors nationwide from December 2005 through July 2006 for about $800. Manufactured In: United States Remedy: Installers of fire suppression systems will be contacted by ITT Water Technology Inc. to schedule an inspection and replacement. Please contact ITT Water Technology Inc. if you have not been contacted yet. Consumer Contact: For more information, call ITT Water Technology Inc. at (800) 984-9199 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the company's Web site at www.goulds.com or www.bellgossett.com NPE NPO MCC MCS Series 3530 Red Jacket Model SM