BSH Home Appliances Recalls Dishwashers Due to Fire Hazard

This recall involves power cords supplied with certain Bosch, Gaggenau, Kenmore Elite and Thermador brand dishwashers that were manufactured from January 2008 through December 2013. Model and serial numbers are located on the top side of the dishwashers’ inner door panels. The following brands, models and serial numbers are being recalled:

Recall Details
  • Hazard
    The power cord can overheat, posing a fire hazard.
  • Remedy
    Repair
  • Incidents
    BSH Home Appliances has received 10 reports of the electrical cord overheating, including five reports of fire resulting in property damage. No injuries have been reported. 
  • Consumer Action
    Consumers should immediately stop using the dishwasher and contact BSH Home Appliances for a free inspection and repair.
  • Sold At
    Appliance and specialty retailers, department stores, authorized builder distributors, home improvement stores nationwide and online between January 2009 and May 2014 for between $850 and $2600.
 
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