1.5 million dehumidifiers recalled due to fire hazards

(WHTM) – More than 1 million dehumidifiers have been recalled after 23 fires were reported.

According to the Consumer Product Safety CommissionThe recall affects 42 models of dehumidifiers under the Kenmore, GE, SoleusAir, Norpole and Seabreeze brand names. It was manufactured between January 2011 and February 2014. About 1,560,000 units were affected by its recall.

The CPSC says there have been 688 overheating incidents and $168,000 in property damage related to dehumidifiers.

The brand name and pint capacity are printed on the back, front or side of the unit and the model number on a label. Dehumidifiers are white, beige, gray or black plastic.

Kenmore

Model number capacity
407.53530310 30 pints
407.53550310 50 pints
407.53570310 70 pints
407.53571310 70 pints

GE

Model number capacity
ADEH50LPQ1 50 pints
ADEH50LQQ1 50 pints
ADEH50LRL1 50 pints
ADEL30LRQ1 30 pints
ADEL50LRL1 50 pints
ADEL70LRL1 70 pints
ADER30LPQ1 30 pints
ADER30LQQ1 30 pints
ADER40LPQ1 40 pints
ADER40LQQ1 40 pints
ADER50LPQ1 50 pints
ADER50LQQ1 50 pints
ADER50LRL1 50 pints
ADER50LSL1 (date code 01/14) 50 pints
ADER65LPQ1 65 pints
ADER65LQ1 65 pints
ADER70LRL1 70 pints
ADEW30LPQ1 30 pints
ADEW30LQQ1 30 pints
ADEW50LPQ1 50 pints
ADEW50LQQ1 50 pints
ADEW50LRL1 50 pints
ADEW65LPQ1 65 pints
ADEW65LQ1 65 pints
ADEW70LRL1 70 pints

Solius Air

Model number capacity
GL-DEH-45F-2Q3 45 pints
GL-DEH-70EIP-6L3 70 pints
GL-DEH-70F-2L3 70 pints
GM-DEH-30M-1Q3 30 pints
GM-DEH-45-1Q3 45 pints
GM-DEH-70-1L3 70 pints
SG-DEH-25-4 25 pints
SG-DEH-30E-1Q3 30 pints
SG-DEH-45E-1Q3 45 pints
SG-DEH-70E-1L3 70 pints
SG-DEH-70E-2L3 70 pints

Sea breeze

Norball

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Infected dehumidifiers were sold between 2011 and 2014 at Home Depot, Lowe’s, Menards, Sam’s Club, Sears, Walmart, and other stores nationwide.

Consumers should immediately stop using, unplug and contact dehumidifiers he ran to receive a refund. Those who contact the manufacturer will be registered for a waiting list and will be contacted within 6-8 weeks with information on how to register for the recall.

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