SCAN Andersen Recalls Wood Stoves

About 200 SCAN Andersen <"">10 Wood Burning Stoves are being recalled, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) just announced.

The SCAN Anderson 10 Wood Burning Stoves were manufactured in Norway by Jøtul AS, Fredrikstad, Norway and imported by Jøtul North America, of Gorham, Maine.

The Stoves door can dislodge and fall from its hinges, posing a risk of injury to consumers. To date, three incidents were reported to the firm, including one report of a bruised foot.

The recalled SCAN Andersen 10 Wood Burning Stoves have serial numbers from 7951 through 8267.
The serial number is printed on a label applied to the rear panel of the stove. These units are freestanding, black, cast iron stoves with a single front load door with glass pane. The Stove’s dimensions are 35 inches in height, by 26 2/8 inches in width, by 16 inches in depth.

The recalled SCAN stoves were sold at company dealers and distributors throughout the U.S. and Canada from March 2009 to February 2010.

The CPSC is advising consumers to contact their dealer for a hinge replacement kit and to arrange for a free professional installation. Jøtul North America can be reached toll-free at (800) 797-5912, ext. 108 between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Eastern Time, Monday through Friday or at the firm’s recall web page at

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