Nearly 5 Million BlendJet 2 Portable Blenders recalled

Photo source: CPSC

The recalled blenders can overheat or catch fire

BlendJet of Benicia, Calif., is recalling about 4.9 million BlendJet 2 Portable Blenders sold in the U.S. and Canada.

The recalled blenders can overheat or catch fire and the blender blades can break off, posing fire and laceration hazards.

The firm has received approximately 329 reports of the blades breaking while in use, and an additional 17 reports of overheating or fires resulting in property damage claims of approximately $150,000.

The firm has also received about 49 reports of minor burns and one report of a laceration injury.

This recall involves BlendJet 2 Portable Blenders sold in a variety of colors and designs.

Serial numbers are printed on the bottom of the base along with “blendjet2” and “The Original Portable Blender.”

The blenders measure approximately 9.5 inches in height and 3 inches wide and weigh approximately 1.5 pounds.

Units where the first 4 digits of the serial number are between 5201-5542 and are subject to the recall must be identified through the use of the “Is my BlendJet 2 Recalled?” tool located at www.blendjet.com/safetyandrecall.

The blenders, manufactured in China, were sold at Costco, Walmart, Target and other stores nationwide and online at BlendJet.com from October 2020, through November 2023, for between $50 and $75.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled blenders and contact BlendJet for a free replacement of the BlendJet 2 base unit.

Consumers will need to remove and cut the rubber seal from the base of their recalled blender into three or more pieces and upload or email a photo showing the serial number on the bottom of the unit and its rubber seal in pieces to BlendJet at www.blendjet.com/safetyandrecall or safety@blendjet.com to receive a free replacement base.

Consumers can identify whether they have a recalled unit by entering the serial number of their unit into the “Is my BlendJet 2 Recalled?” tool located at www.blendjet.com/safetyandrecall, or by calling BlendJet toll-free at (844) 334-0562.

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