LoHi Tech of Walnut, Calif., is recalling about 24,900 SOWTECH espresso machines with glass carafes.
The glass carafe can break while in use, posing a burn hazard to consumers.
The firm has received 48 reports of the glass carafe breaking, resulting in five burn injuries.
This recall involves SOWTECH espresso machines with model number CM6811 that are black and were sold with a glass carafe.
“SOWTECH” is printed in large black type on the metal front panel and “Model CM6811” is printed on a silver label on the bottom of the machine.
The espresso machines, manufactured in China, were sold online at Amazon.com and lohi-direct.com from March 2017, through October 2020, for about $60.
What to do
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled espresso machines and contact LoHi Tech to receive a free replacement metal carafe. LoHi Tech is contacting all purchasers directly.
Consumers may contact LoHi Tech toll-free at (888) 613-3170 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or online at http://www.amz-lohitech.com/ for more information.