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ATL RE 185 “Discriminator” Vent Valves Recall - immediately take out of service


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May 17, 2022 
Product Recall-
 
Aero Tec Laboratories Inc (ATL ) Ramsey, NJ
As a result of a change in the plastic resin, some discriminator valve bodies have cracked/broken after exposure to fuel/ fuel vapor. It is suspected that elevated temperatures and vibration in this fuel-rich environment could also be a contributing factors to failure.
 
Effective immediately, ATL is issuing a product recall for all Part Number RE 185 ATL “Discriminator” Vent Valves that were purchased between September 1, 2021, and May 2022.
 
As a result of a change in the plastic resin, some discriminator valve bodies have cracked / broken after exposure to fuel/ fuel vapor. It is suspected that elevated temperatures and vibration in this fuel-rich environment could also be a contributing factor to failure.
 
Due to a risk of fire that could result from using a damaged vent valve, it is MANDATORY that all RE 185 ATL “Discriminator” Vent Valves purchased during the above outlined period, be immediately taken out of service and returned to ATL for a refund.
 
For those ATL distributors that have re-sold these RE185 Discriminator Valves, we ask that you in turn alert your customers to this recall and more importantly to alert them to the potential danger associated with using this one lot of RE 185 ATL “Discriminator” Vent Valves. We seek your assistance in insisting upon the return of these recalled parts.
 
ATL Point of Contact David Dack
Tel 201-825-1400
e-mail; ddack@atlinc.com
 
Please return these parts to :
Aero Tec Laboratories Inc (ATL )
45 Spear Road
Ramsey, NJ 07663
Attn. RE185
 
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