Description: The recall involves two Char-Broil® Gas Patio Bistro® Grills: the model 240 Full Size grill and the model 180 Table Top grill. Both are single-burner propane gas grills equipped with a battery-operated integrated electronic ignition and intended only for outdoor use. The grills have round black bodies with silver/aluminum trim. The words “Char-Broil®” and “Patio Bistro®” are printed near the thermometer on the grill’s lid and near the control knob on the front of the grill. The grills have a rating label on the bottom support on the back of the unit that states “Char-Broil, LLC,” the model number and other information. The grills were sold with the following model numbers:
|Model Name||Model Number(s)|
|Char-Broil® Gas Patio Bistro® 240 Full Size||11601558, 11601558-A1, 12601558 and 12601558-A2|
|Char-Broil® Gas Patio Bistro® 180 Table Top||12601713|
Hazard: The electronic ignition on the grill can ignite unexpectedly, posing a burn hazard.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the grills and contact Char-Broil for instructions on how to order and install a free repair kit.