The unit can overheat, posing a fire hazard to consumers. The firm has received nine reports.
The recalled heater is a 1,500 watt, black or charcoal-colored, canister-shaped space heater with three heat settings. The unit is about 25" high x 10" in diameter (not including the wheels). The words "SoleusAir 360 Micathermic Heater" are printed on a label located on the front of the unit.
They were sold through QVC's televised shopping programs, and on its Web from December 2007 through March 2008 for between $65 and $80.
Consumers should immediately stop using the heater and unplug it.
For further information, contact QVC at (800) 367-9444 between 7 a.m. and 1 a.m. ET any day, or visit the firm's Web site at http://www.qvc.com