InSinkErator is undertaking a voluntary recall of 1,400,000 air switches due to fire hazard.
We all know water and electricity do not mix so millions of homes have installed InSinkErator countertop air switches for their disposers.
Ideally, the air switch is isolated from the electrical current. When operated, the user will not experience shock if hazardous material is present, such as water on a kitchen countertop. Continue reading “InSinkErator Recalls 1.4M Air Switches”
Note: This post has been updated with new information.
Here’s a pretty serious recall you should pay attention to if you own a Bosch, Thermador, Gaggenau or Kenmore Elite Dishwasher.
BSH Home Appliances is Recalling approximately 149,000 Dishwashers in the US and 45,200 in Canada to replace faulty cords that could overheat and cause a fire. Continue reading “BSH Home Appliances Recalls Dishwashers”
Arçelik A.S. of Turkey and Beko US, of Bolingbrook, Ill. are announcing the voluntary recall of about 6,300 Blomberg and Summit brand freestanding electric ranges.
Not too long ago, I wrote about the Turkish manufacturer in an article about the growth of the global appliance market. It’s nice to see that they are at least servicing their appliances here.
Unfortunately, the death of a plumber in August of 2016 has prompted this recall from Arçelik A.S. and Beko US. Continue reading “Blomberg and Summit Ranges Recalled”
In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) 146,000 various branded 1 HP and 3/4 HP garbage disposers manufactured in China by Anaheim Manufacturing Co. and imported by Moen, Inc. have been recalled due to a component inside the disposal can break off and launch from the disposal during use.
This recall affects units manufactured from November 1, 2015 through January 31, 2017 sold in the US under various brands and in Canada under the Waste King brand. These models were sold at big box stores, plumbing supply stores as well as online outlets such as Amazon.com, Costco.com and Walmart.com to name a few. Continue reading “Anaheim Manufacturing Recalls Garbage Disposers”