Health Canada has issued a recall notice for thousands of
dishwashers it says could be a potential fire hazard.
The agency is recalling about 61-thousand dishwashers sold
between January 2013 and May 2015 because the power cords can
overheat and possibly spark a fire.
The affected brands are Bosch, Thermador, Gaggenau, Kenmore and
Some models in Canada are listed here. Image via CTVnews.ca
There have been no injuries reported, nor damage reported in
Canada — but Health Canada says there are five reports of property
damage in the United States. Link to CPSC page
Health Canada’s website has a full list of the recalled models.
Anyone who owns one of these dishwashers is advised to stop using
it immediately and call the Safety Recall Hotline at 1-888-965-5813
for a free inspection and repair. (The Canadian Press)
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Health Canada Recall Website