1 LB Recall Notice

1 LB Recall Notice

YSN Imports Recalls Refillable Propane Cylinders Due to Fire, Explosion Hazards

Recall Summary

Name of Product: Refillable propane cylinders Hazard: The refillable propane cylinders can leak propane gas, posing fire and explosion hazards. Remedy: Replace, Refund

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled propane cylinders and contact YSN Imports for a full refund or replacement propane cylinder.Consumer Contact: YSN Imports toll-free at 855-215-4970 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or email at flameking7685@stericycle.com.

Recall Details

Units: About26,000 (of which, 1,100 were sold in Canada)Description: This recall involves Flame King, Little Kamper and U-Haul refillable propane cylinders used with outdoor appliances. The serial numbers are printed on the foot ring of the cylinder. The brand logo and size is printed on the front of the cylinder

Brand Size Color Serial Number Range
Flame King 14.1 oz. blue 000001 through 004700
Flame King 16.4 oz. green 000001 through 020800
U-Haul 1 lb. blue 000001 through 004700
U-Haul 1 lb. green 000001 through 020800
Little Kamper 16 oz. green 000001 through 020800

Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received two reports of the connecting valve starting to unscrew from the cylinder. No injuries have been reported.

Sold at: Ace Hardware, Home Depot, Kamps, Propane Depot, U-Haul and other stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com and other websites from November 2013 through September 2016 for between $10 and $15.

Importer: YSN Imports Inc., DBA Flame King, of Gardena, Calif.

Distributor: YSN Imports Inc., DBA Flame King, of Gardena, Calif.

Manufactured in: Thailand



Flame King 14.1 oz. refillable propane cylinder


Flame King 16.4 oz. refillable propane cylinder


Flame King 16.4 oz. refillable propane cylinder


Little Kamper 16 oz. refillable propane cylinder


U-Haul 1 lb. refillable propane cylinders