Hisense is recalling about 55,200 26.6 cubic-foot capacity French Door Refrigerators with Ice Maker sold exclusively at Lowes.
According to the recall notice, the door hinges on affected models can break, causing the door to detach when opened and posing impact injury hazards.
The fridges were sold nationwide at Lowe’s and online from August 2020 to February 2022 for around $1,500. The recall involves about 55,200 fridges.
Hisense USA Recall Refrigerator Model:
- Model number HRF266N6CSE
- Serial numbers C2020050100001 through C2020123109000
You can locate your serial number by finding label located on the left interior side of the refrigerator, above the water dispenser.
Hisense is offering a free in-home repair of your affected appliance. Visit their recall portal or by calling toll-free at 888-497-1189 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Saturday and Sunday.
In an effort to prevent incidents, it is suggested you stop using for refrigerator until your repair can be completed.