Calor Gas Product Recall

Calor Gas Ltd is issuing a product recall with immediate effect on all 6kg CalorLite® cylinders manufactured between 2008-2011 inclusive. All such cylinders must be returned to a local CalorLite® stockist immediately.

Upon return, the customer will be issued with a free of charge replacement 6kg CalorLite® cylinder.

CalorLite® retail outlets can be found using the ‘Find A Stockist’ facility at Click on the CalorLite® Stockist box and press search. Or call 0800 783 4141.


Cylinders manufactured in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011 are covered by the recall. The date of manufacture of the cylinder can be found in two places on the cylinder base ring:

In a box adjacent to the words ‘Property of Calor Gas Ltd’ there are two letters, then two numbers which denote the year of manufacture, followed by one letter.

Cylinders to be recalled are 08, 09, 10, and 11.

A manufacture date of 2010 i.e. AP 10 B.

At the very bottom of the base ring the third row of text shows the date of manufacture i.e. 2008, 2009, 2010 or 2011.

Cylinders to be recalled are 2008, 2009, 2010, and 

A manufacture date of 2010 i.e. 2010/02

Please carefully examine the cylinder tare disc. Any 6kg CalorLite® cylinder which has already been recalled, tested, and confirmed as safe for use will have a small hole (5.5mm diameter) punched into the tare disc.

These cylinders are safe to use.

They do not need to be returned to Calor, even if the date is 2008, 2009, 2010, or 2011.

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