PhotoElectrolux Home Products of Charlotte, N.C., is recalling about 1,000 Frigidaire and Kenmore wall ovens.

 

The thermal switch on the ovens can malfunction due to improper manufacturing, posing a fire hazard to consumers.

 

No incidents or injuries are reported.

 

This recall involves Frigidaire and Kenmore-branded electric single and double wall ovens made by Electrolux. They were sold in black, white or stainless steel.

 

The single ovens measure about 24 inches wide, 32 inches tall and 25 inches deep. The double ovens measure about 24 inches wide, 51 inches tall and 25 inches deep. “Kenmore” or “Frigidaire” is printed below the oven window. The model and serial numbers are located on the left side trim on the inside of the oven.

 

The following model and serial numbers are included in this recall:

 

Brand

Product

Model

Serial Numbers

Frigidaire

 

24” Electric Manual and Self Cleaning Wall Ovens

FFEW2415QWA

 AF61206467

FFEW2425QSA

 AF61205416

Kenmore

 

790.40253410

AF60908622  through  AF61207264

790.40259410

AF61106873  through  AF61106888

790.40279410

AF61107422  through  AF61107457

790.40282410

AF61301902 and AF61301928

790.40283410

AF61106898  through  AF61208367

790.40289410

AF61200994  through  AF61208403

 

Frigidaire ovens were sold by Knie Appliance & TV, Inc., in Illinois from March 2016, through April 2016, for between $1,000 and $1,400.

 

Kenmore ovens were sold exclusively at Sears stores nationwide and online at www.sears.com from March 2016, through April 2016, for between $1,400 and $2,100.

 

What to do

 

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ovens and contact Electrolux or Sears to schedule a free inspection and free repair. The firm is contacting all known purchasers directly.

 

What to do

 

Consumers who purchased a Frigidaire oven may contact Electrolux toll-free at 888-360-8556 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. (ET) Monday through Saturday or by email at web.productrecall@frigidaire.com.

 

Consumers who purchased a Kenmore oven may call Sears at 800-659-7026 from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. (CT) Monday through Friday and from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. (CT) on Saturday or online at www.sears.com and click on “Product Recalls” for more information.


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