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Pelonis Electric Radiator Heater
Home Maintenance and Structures
Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning
Portable Electric Heaters (348)
MIDEA USA, INC.    
Pelonis
HO-0250H
8/8/2012  
 
Wal-Mart
Unspecified
11/1/2012 This date is an estimate
I bought a Pelonis Electric Radiator Heater Model HO-0250H. After 2 seasons, it started smoking and catching fire at the power selector control knob while it was in the off position. If I hadn't been at home and smelled the smoke and was able to unplug it, it surely would have caused my home to catch fire. The unit looked like new and was always kept in the dry. This is an unsafe product and I felt compelled to report this.
12/16/2013
Home/Apartment/Condominium 
Incident, No Injury
Self
Male
48 years
Yes
No
No
No
No

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