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asked in category: General Last Updated: 17th April, 2020

Are there any recalls on dehumidifiers?

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has recalled 5.6 million dehumidifiers in two separate recalls. The dehumidifiers recalled have caused hundreds of fires resulting in $19 million in reported damage. The recall affects 60 different brands of dehumidifiers that were built between 2003 and 2013.

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Thereof, what brands of dehumidifiers have been recalled?

This recall involves 20, 25, 30, 40, 45, 50, 65 and 70-pint dehumidifiers with brand names Danby, De'Longhi, Fedders, Fellini, Frigidaire, Gree, Kenmore, Norpole, Premiere, Seabreeze, SoleusAir and SuperClima.

Also Know, are soleus air dehumidifiers recalled? RECALL ALERT: Frigidaire, Soleus Air, Kenmore and other dehumidifiers recalled due to fire threat. The Consumer Product Safety Commission is re-annoucing a major recall for popular dehumidifies. The brand name and the pint capacity are printed on the front of the dehumidifier.

Likewise, can dehumidifiers be dangerous?

Conclusion. Dehumidifiers are quite safe. Safety mechanisms have been installed to prevent water leakage or fire hazards. The main concern that you have to worry about is the humidity getting to high or too low in your home.

Is there a recall on GE dehumidifiers?

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission today announced the recall of 350,000 dehumidifiers sold under the GE brand name. The units can overheat, smoke, and catch fire, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers. Those units have been associated with more than 71 fires and $2.7 million in property damage.

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