Kidde Recalls TruSense Smoke Alarms and TruSense Combination Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms
The alarms can fail to alert consumers to a fire.
This recall involves Kidde TruSense Smoke Alarms and Combination Smoke/Carbon Monoxide Alarms. The recalled units are Kidde Model Series 2040, 2050, 2060 and 2070 Smoke and Combination Smoke/Carbon Monoxide alarms. Only alarms with the TruSense logo or “AMBER=FAULT” printed on the front of the alarm are included in this recall. The model number is printed on the back of the alarm.
Model ____________Alarm Type
2070-VDSCR________Combination Smoke/Carbon Monoxide
2070-VASCR________Combination Smoke/Carbon Monoxide
Remedy: Consumers should immediately contact Kidde for a free replacement alarm. Consumers should keep using the recalled alarms until they install replacement alarms.
Incidents/Injuries: No incidents or injuries have been reported.
Sold At: Walmart, Home Depot, Menards and other department, home and hardware stores and electrical distributors nationwide, and online at Amazon.com,ShopKidde.com and other online retailers from May 2019 through September 2020 for between $10 and $70.
Importer(s): Walter Kidde Portable Equipment Company Inc., of Mebane, N.C.
Manufactured In: China
Recall number: 21-130
Consumer Contact: Kidde toll-free at 844-796-9972 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET on Saturday or online at links below and click on “Support” and then “Product Alerts” for more information.