LEM Products Distribution Recalls 5-Tray Food Dehydrators Due to Fire Hazard

This recall involves 5-tray food dehydrators.  The dehydrators are gray and are made of plastic and metal. The model number 1009 is on a label located on the back panel with the company’s contact details.  The “LEM” logo is embossed on the top of the unit, which has a panel with the digital timer, the on/off switch and a temperature control knob. The UPC code is printed on the bottom of the packaging and reads 734494010091.

Recall Details
  • Hazard
    The fan can fail causing the unit to overheat and pose a fire hazard.
  • Remedy
    Repair
  • Incidents
    LEM Products Distribution has received two reports of fan failure both  resulting in fire in the units.  In one incident the consumer was close by and prevented a fire by carrying the unit outside. There were no injuries reported.
  • Consumer Action
    Consumers should immediately stop using the dehydrator and contact LEM Products Distribution for instructions on free shipping and repair of the recalled product. LEM is offering a one year warranty extension and a $10 discount coupon, which can be used towards a LEM catalog or online purchase, to all consumers who return their recalled units for repair.
  • Sold At
    Bass Pro Shops, Gander Mountain, Sportsman’s Warehouse and other mass merchandisers and retailers nationwide and online at Amazon.com and www.lemproducts.com from August 2010 through February 2013 for about $160.
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  • LEM Products Distribution Recalls 5-Tray Food Dehydrators Due to Fire Hazard
  • LEM Products Distribution Recalls 5-Tray Food Dehydrators Due to Fire Hazard
  • LEM Products Distribution Recalls 5-Tray Food Dehydrators Due to Fire Hazard
  • LEM Products Distribution Recalls 5-Tray Food Dehydrators Due to Fire Hazard
 
 
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