Broken motor mounts can cause the fan heaters to
overheat and catch fire, the CPSC said in a statement on its
Sears and its Kmart unit have received seven reports of the
heaters smoking or catching fire. There have been two injuries
reported, with one report of smoke inhalation and one of a
The fan heaters were sold at U.S. Sears and Kmart stores from
September to November 2013 for $35 to $40. They were made in
China, the CPSC statement said.
(Reporting by Ian Simpson; editing
by Scott Malone and Andrew Hay)
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