Archive for the ‘Appliance Recall Information’ Category

Thermador Oven Recall Due to Fire (released 06-29-2007)

Friday, June 29th, 2007

ThermadorThermador announced today a recall of about 42,000 Thermador built-in ovens. This latest recall comes only 22 days after Thermador’s cooktop recall. The threat is the same – fire hazard. The problem with these ovens is that the oven can have gaps in the insulation where overheating can occur and (more…)

ASKO Dishwasher Recall Due to Fire (released 06-14-2007)

Thursday, June 14th, 2007

ASKO Dishwasher RecallAnother appliance manufacturer is recalling some of their dishwashers.

This time it’s ASKO, a swedish manufacturer that is known for their dishwashers, washers and dryers.

About 130,000 dishwashers are being recalled due to a fire hazard: (more…)

Thermador Cooktop Recall (released 06/07/07)

Thursday, June 7th, 2007

ThermadorToday, only a couple of weeks after the announcement of GE Dishwasher Recall, another appliance recall is being announced. This time it’s from Thermador –

“Thermador® Ceramic Cooktops Recalled by BSH Home Appliances Corp. Due to Fire Hazard”

A high-end appliance manufacturer, (more…)

GE Dishwasher Recall (released 05/16/07)

Monday, May 21st, 2007

GE dishwasher recallOn May 16th, GE announced a voluntary recall of some of GE made dishwashers sold under various brands, such as GE, Sears Kenmore, and Hotpoint among others. The reason for this recall sounds very similar to the one given for the recent Maytag dishwasher recall.

Here are the details of this GE dishwasher recall: (more…)

Massive Dishwasher Recall from Maytag

Saturday, February 24th, 2007

Maytag is recalling over two million of their dishwashers due to a fire hazard problem. Ouch! Let’s see how Maytag will handle this one:

Recall Details
:

Name of product
: Maytag® and Jenn-Air® brand dishwashers

Units
: About 2.3 million

Manufacturer
: Maytag Corp., of Newton, Iowa

Hazard
: Liquid rinse-aid can leak from its dispenser and come into contact with the dishwasher’s internal wiring which can short-circuit and ignite, posing a fire hazard.

Description
: The recall involves (more…)