White-Rodgers recalls heating and cooling thermostats

Posted at 3:43 PM, May 01, 2014
and last updated 2014-05-01 15:43:17-04

NewsChannel 3 is taking action to warn you about a recall that may affect you and your loved ones.

About 740,000 White-Rodgers heating and cooling thermostats are part of this recall.

The batteries can leak and can catch fire.

The company has had reports of burn damage because of the thermostat, but no injuries yet.

If you have this thermostat and the battery icon is not shown, contact White-Rodgers to receive a free repair or a replacement thermostat.