February 25, 2005
- Whirlpool Corporation Recall of Dishwashers
In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Whirlpool Corporation, of Benton Harbor, Mich. is recalling about 162,000 Whirlpool® and Kenmore® brand dishwashers. An electrical defect within the dishwashers’ wash motor wiring poses a risk of the motor overheating and possibly catching fire.
February 18, 2005
- GE Recall of Built-In Dishwashers
In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), GE Consumer & Industrial of Louisville, Ky. is recalling about 74,300 General Electric Built-in Dishwashers. These dishwashers have a connector that can short-circuit and overheat during normal use, posing a fire hazard to consumers.
December 14, 2000
- GE Dishwasher Recall and Repair
October 18, 1999
- Dishwashers Recalled by GE
In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), General Electric (GE) Appliances, of Louisville, Ky., is voluntarily recalling about 3.1 million GE and Hotpoint brand dishwashers, manufactured between April 1983 and January 1989. The dishwashers have a slide switch that allows consumers to choose between heat drying and energy saver functions. Over time, the slide switch can melt and ignite, presenting a fire hazard.
May 29, 1996
- Dishwasher Recalled by Whirlpool
October 17, 1995
- Dishwashers Repair and Inspect by Maytag
FEBRUARY 15, 1993
- Certain Sears Kenmore Dishwashers May Pose Fire Hazard
July 3, 1989
- Whirlpool Will Retrofit Below-Counter Dishwashers
August 17, 1988
- Dishwasher Model Number Correction for Whirlpool Modification