More than 500,000 Dishwashers Have Been Recalled

Posted at 3:41 PM, Oct 23, 2017

Sure, you can expect your dishes to not always come out sparkling clean, but the last thing you'd expect from your dishwasher is for it to be a safety hazard. However, more than two years after more than 100,000 dishwashers from multiple major brands were recalled after reports of fires, the recall has now been expanded to cover another 408,000 dishwashers. The first recall in October 2015 covered 149,000 units. In total, the Consumer Product Safety Commission says 557,000 dishwashers manufactured by BSH Home Appliance and sold under the Bosch, Gaggenau, Jenn-Air, Thermador and Kenmore Elite brands are now included in the recall. These images below show you where you can find the model number and serial number on your dishwasher. We've included a full list of the model number and serial numbers affected by this newest round of recalls, too. The recall follows reports that power cords supplied with the recalled dishwashers from January 2008 to December 2013 could overheat and catch fire. When the first recall was announced, the CPSC had received 10 reports of electrical cords overheating, including five reports that resulted in property damage. The new recall comes after five new reports, all which resulted in property damage.

New Round Of Recalls

Affected units in this latest recall were sold nationwide from January 2013 to May 2015 for between $850 and $2,600. If you have questions about the recall, contact BSH Home Appliances at 888-965-5813 or online at the brand websites: Bosch, GaggenauJenn-Air, Thermador, or Kenmore. You can file a report with CPSC by clicking here. The model numbers for this newest round of recalls can be found below. (Details and model numbers for the units recalled during the first recall round in 2015 can be found by clicking this link.) Bosch (Serial number range: FD 9209 – 9403) SHE33T SHE53T SHE65T SHE68T SHE7PT SHE8PT SHP53T SHP65T SHP7PT SHV53T SHV68T SHV7PT SHV8PT SHX53T SHX65T SHX68T SHX7PT SHX8PT (Serial number range FD 9401 – 9501) SGE53U SGE68U SGX68U SPE53U SPE68U SPX68U Jenn-Air (Serial number range FD 9404 –  9501) JDB9600CWS JDB9600CWP JDB9600CWX Thermador (Serial number range FD 9209 –  9403) DWHD44

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