Secura recalls 7,000 air fryers

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A wire connection can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards.

Secura of Lake Forest, Calif., is recalling about 7,200 Secura air fryers sold in the U.S. and Canada.

A wire connection in the air fryer can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards.

The firm has received nine reports of the air fryers catching fire, burning and smoking. No injuries or property damage have been reported.

This recall involves Secura air fryers, model number SAF-53D (TXG-DT16E) with date code 1901, and model number SAF-53 (TXG-DS16) with date codes 1903 and 1904.

The appliances are black with silver accent and the brand name Secura on the top of each unit.

The model number and four-digit date code are printed on the silver labels located at the bottom of each unit.

The air fryers measure about 12 inches high, 11 inches deep and 12 inches wide.

The air fryers, manufactured in China, were sold online at and from May 2019, through October 2020, for between $48 and $90.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled air fryers and contact Secura for an Amazon gift card in the amount of $45 or a free replacement at consumer’s choice with Secura products as listed on Secura’s webpage at

To receive the gift card or replacement product consumers must provide their contact information and submit photos of the recalled unit with the power cord cut off and include information of the product’s date code located at the bottom of the product.

No receipt is needed to receive a replacement.

Secura is contacting all known purchasers.

Consumers may contact Secura toll-free at (888) 792-2360 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (PT) Monday through Friday, by email at, or online at for more information.

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