Thermostats Recall: Overheating Risk

Honeywell issued a recall of 77,000 thermostats. Honeywell has received 16 reports of thermostats melting. There have been no reports of injuries.

These Singapore made thermostats are white, rectangular, programmable thermostats used to control electric baseboard and fan heaters. “Honeywell” or “Cadet” is printed on the front of the thermostats that come in various sizes. The model number and four-digit date code are printed on a label inside the front cover of the recalled thermostat. Thermostat models with date codes beginning with 00, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05 or 06 are in the recall.

You can find the model numbers and more information here.