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. If you are curious why it took almost 3/4 of a for this recall notice to go out, it is because the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) partly relies on reports from consumers about “a harm or risk of harm related to the use of a consumer product.” If you are interested in learning more, visit their site HERE.
This recall involves Blomberg BERU 24200 SS, BERU 24100 SS and Summit CLRE24 24-inch wide freestanding glass top electric ranges. The ranges were sold in stainless steel and black between October 2012 through March 2017 for between $1,000 and $1,500.
A label on the lower frame of the range inside the over door has the brand name “Blomberg” or “Summit,” the model name and number BERU 24200 SS, BERU 24100 SS or CLRE24 and a 10-digit serial number.
Serial numbers included in the recall are:
If your range is part of this recall stop using it immediately and avoid all direct contact with the product until the electricity supply is shut off.
Contact Arçelik toll-free to schedule your free repair at 877-271-1489 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.blombergappliances.us and click on Recall Information at the top of the page or click HERE.