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    • 4/23/2018
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    • 20180114-3B30E-2147393714
    Incident Description: A CFL BULB CAUGHT FIRE IN A VANITY LIGHT FIXTURE. IT FLICKERED, POPPED, STARTED TO DROOP AND A GRABBED A FEW QUICK PHOTOS. THEN FLAMES STARTED SHOOTING OUT. I USED A WASHCLOTH TO KNOCK OUT THE FLAMES. I CONTACTED FEIT BUT PHONE # ONLINE WAS NO GOOD. I EMAILED ... (More)
    Product: Light Bulbs (627)
    Product Description: CFL BULB - SEE PHOTO FOR SERIAL #
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Feit Electric Company, Inc.
    Business Comments:
    (4/12/2018) We understand the dissatisfaction some consumers have with the type of failure described in this complaint. In rare instances the electronic components in compact fluorescent lamps (CFL’s) may fail in a way that will result in smoke, odor, discoloration/ ... (More)
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    • 11/30/2016
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    • 20161105-D0673-2147411274
    Incident Description: Tonight, we had a CFL spiral light bulb in a ceiling fixture that began flickering and soon burned out. A few minutes later, we noticed a foul chemical smell and smoke collecting on the ceiling. My husband went to remove the bulb carefully, noticed the glass ... (More)
    Product: Light Bulbs (627)
    Product Description: CFL spiral light bulb: FEIT Electric Conserv-Energy CE18T/D/6 LISTED 56LJ 18W 120VAC 60Hz 300mA UL#E170906 17-11-19Z G
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Feit Electric Company, Inc.
    Business Comments:
    (11/16/2016) We have been producing compact fluorescent lamps for many years and we take consumer concerns regarding product safety very seriously. We understand the dissatisfaction some consumers have with the type of failure described in this complaint. In rare ... (More)
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    • 5/16/2016
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    • 20160424-5522B-2147419971
    Incident Description: LED light bulb began making a sizzling sound and smoke began pouring out of a hole in the bulb housing that resulted from a short circuit within the bulb that melted through the housing.
    Product: Light Bulbs (627)
    Product Description: 13W LED Floodlight
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Feit Electric Company, Inc.
    Business Comments:
    (5/4/2016) We take consumer concerns regarding product safety very seriously and understand the dissatisfaction associated with this type of complaint. Our technical staff has evaluated the complaint and have determined the failure is attributed to an electronic ... (More)
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    • 7/14/2015
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    • 20150620-6E594-2147430920
    Incident Description: I have had two Conserv-Energy (BPCE13/8) UL#E170906 CFL bulbs fail and cause a GFCI breaker to trip. I'm lucky that I had the breaker, because on re-setting it, noticing the dead bulb (1 of 3 in a bathroom fixture) and removing it, the thing was melting hot. ... (More)
    Product: Light Bulbs (627)
    Product Description: Conserv-Energy BPCE13T/8 13W 120VAC 60hZ 210mA UL # ... (More)
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Feit Electric Company, Inc.
    Business Comments:
    (6/30/2015) We take consumer concerns regarding product safety very seriously and understand the dissatisfaction some individuals may have with the type of failure described in this complaint. The model number referenced in this complaint was last produced over 7 years ... (More)
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    • 7/30/2014
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    • 20140708-A71E1-2147443034
    Incident Description: I am a Forensic Electrical Engineer examining a FEIT Electric compact fluorescent light bulb. The bulb appears to have failed and caused a fire. The model number is CE18TM/D/6. I found a reference on the web that stated this model number was "pulled from the ... (More)
    Product: Light Bulbs (627)
    Product Description: Compact Fluorescent Light Bulb
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Feit Electric Company, Inc.
    Business Comments:
    (7/16/2014) We have been producing compact fluorescent lamps for over 20 years and we take consumer concerns regarding product safety very seriously. The model number referenced in this complaint was manufactured from 2008 to 2011, after which it was replaced with a new ... (More)
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