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t e t t ELECTRIC BLANKETS Morphy Richards issued a product recall for some of its Over Electric Blankets, right, because they can develop a fault which can cause them to overheat and catch fire.
For the Atico percolator, if the thermostat fails, the plastic housing can overheat and melt while in use, posing a fire hazard.
If there is not enough water in the radiator, the engine will overheat.
The friction generated will make the reducer overheat.
We would urge people to either use deep fat fryers instead, which are much safer because they are thermostatically controlled which means they can't overheat, or consider a more healthier option that does not require the use of cooking fat or oils.
The company said that the integrated fire and overheat protection system comprises of engine/Auxiliary Power Unit fire detection and extinguishing, cargo bay smoke detection, overheat detection system and integrated control unit.
Consumer Product Safety Commission, the trigger switch of the units can overheat, posing a fire hazard.
If you don't take them off daily and blow them out, the filters clog up and components start to overheat.
A Leamington fire station spokesman said a faulty extractor caused a kiln to overheat and fill the premises with smoke, but that built-in safety measures stopped it getting out of hand.
When radiant heaters in an oven bank run at the same temperature they will always overheat the center of the sheet and under-heat the periphery.
Without such measures, China could overheat and spark inflation, which would in turn devalue savings and affect consumers in certain sectors, including everyday retail items.
He was saying not only that the housing market has become overheated, but also that Mr Brown's spending spree is causing the economy as a whole to overheat.
Home Entertainment wall units, made in China, have been recalled because the furniture's control box for the touch dimmer-lighting mechanism can overheat, posing a fire hazard, the CPSC said.
He said the BSP 'spends a lot of time understanding the economy developing a dynamic game plan, and executing effectively, so the economy doesn't overheat.