Kohler Co., CPSC Announce Recall of Bath Doors

KOHLER, Wis. — Oct. 21, 2010 — Kohler Co., in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is voluntarily recalling six individual KOHLER and STERLING brand bath door units.

The recalled bath doors include the KOHLER Fluence™ frameless by-pass bath doorand the STERLING Finesse™ Frameless by-pass bath door models, manufactured in August 2010. The glass may not have been properly tempered during manufacturing and may cause injury if broken.

Home centers listed below in Georgia, Pennsylvania, Virginia, North Carolina, Ohio and California potentially sold the bath doors during the month of August 2010.

Consumers can identify these specific doors by the tempering date located on the bath door glass panel, which reads “080410” or by the SAU (serial) number on the manufacturer’s box. These specific SAU (serial) numbers can be found on the white bar code label on the spine of the box below the retail label. The affected door models and SAU (serial) numbers are as follows:

Door Model R702200-L-SHP Kohler Fluence frameless by-pass bath door with Bright Polished Silver finish and clear glass
Serial numbers SAU376TBX and SAU376TC3 potentially sold at Lowe’s:
Store locations: Lowes Store # 1087; 800 East Bidwell St., Folsom, CA 95630
                             Lowes Store # 1538; 13856 Metrotech Dr., Chantilly, VA 20151

Door Model 5425-59DR-G05 Sterling Finesse frameless by-pass bath door with Deep Bronze finish and clear glass 
Serial numbers SAU376MDZ and SAU376MF8 potentially sold at Lowe’s:
Store locations: Lowes Store # 526; 95 Smokey Park Highway, Asheville, NC 28806
                             Lowes Store # 2338; 6150 Harrison Road, Cincinnati, OH 45247

Door Model 5425-59N-G69 Sterling Finesse frameless by-pass bath door with Nickel metal finish and Lake Mist Silk Screen pattern
Serial numbers SAU376SS6 and SAU376SSB potentially sold at The Home Depot:
Store locations: Home Depot Store # 119; 499 Bobby Jones Expy, Augusta, GA 30907
                             Home Depot Store # 4131; 1700-D Fruitville Pike, Lancaster, PA 17601
                             Home Depot Store # 4614; 3352 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23452

Consumers with these bath doors should stop using the doors immediately and contact Kohler Co. to receive a replacement door. For more information, consumers can contact Kohler Co. at (866) 782-6329 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday.

Kohler Co. Recall Hotline: (866) 782-6329
CPSC Consumer Hotline: (800) 638-2772
Kohler Media Contact: Vicki Hafenstein (920) 457-4441


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