Consumer Reports: Don’t buy this BBQ grill
April 22, 2015 - bbq set
In a midst of contrast gas grills for an arriving comparison report, a partners during Consumer Reports Magazine contend they have unclosed a intensity reserve problem with a tiny Brinkmann griddle sole during Home Depot and Hy-Vee stores.
The $130 Brinkmann 2-Burner Patio Gas Grill unsuccessful a slight Consumer Reports reserve test. It’s designed to see either a burner abandon stay on when we dump a grill’s lid.
“If a fire goes out and a burners are still on gas can build adult inside a griddle and reignite in a dangerous way,” pronounced Jim Nanni of Consumer Reports.
Same Problem on 2 Different Grills Tested
Consumer Reports found a same problem on dual samples of a Brinkmann Patio Grill.
On each, a griddle upheld a exam on a high-heat setting, though when set on low heat, abandon on one of a dual burners spasmodic went out.
“The reserve risk is low and we’re not wakeful of any damage reports, though no griddle should have this flaw. None of a other 136 grills we tested unsuccessful this a test,” Nanni said.
A Brinkmann orator pronounced a griddle meets reserve standards and does not poise a risk, though “we trust that we can make an alleviation to a crossover channel to forestall any burner from extinguishing” … and he says a association has “made a change for all destiny production.”
Consumer Reports says it will exam a updated griddle when it becomes accessible in stores.
Until then, Consumer Reports has rated a Brinkmann 2-Burner Patio Grill indication 810-6230-S a “Don’t Buy – Safety Risk.”
Other Brinkmann Grills Safe
Consumer Reports does suggest other Brinkmann grills, including a mid-sized Brinkmann 810-6420-S sole during Home Depot.
It upheld all reserve tests and costs $170.
If we possess a Brinkmann 2-Burner Patio Grill, Consumer Reports advises regulating it usually on high heat.
The association says we can call and it will boat we a deputy crossover piece. You can strech Brinkmann during 800-527-0717.
As always, don’t rubbish your money.
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