More than 550K dishwashers at risk of catching fire

Photo via Consumer Product Safety Commission

FORT MYERS, Fla. More than 550,000 dishwashers are part of an expanded recall for dishwashers that can catch fire.

Five reports of the power cords overheating and causing fires led to the expansion of the recall that was first issued in 2015.

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It encompasses Bosch, Gaggenau, Jenn-Air and Thermador dishwashers sold between January 2013 and May 2015. Dishwashers with the following model and serial numbers are part of the recall, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission:

Brand Model number beginning with Serial number range
*indicates models that were included in the previous recall on October 1, 2015. The date range was expanded for these models.
Bosch

 

SHE33T    SHE53T    SHE65T   SHE68T    SHE7PT    SHE8PT

 

SHP53T    SHP65T    SHP7PT SHV53T    SHV68T   SHV7PT   SHV8PT SHX53T    SHX65T   SHX68T    SHX7PT    SHX8PT  

FD 9209 – 9403

SGE53U   SGE63E*     SGE68U  SGV63E*   SGX68U SHE9PT*    SHV9PT*   SHX5ER*    SHX7ER*

SHX9PT*

SPE5ES*   SPE53U   SPE68U SPV5ES*     SPX5ES*

SPX68U

 

 

FD 9401 – 9501

 

 

 

Gaggenau DF2417* DF2607* DF2617* FD 9401 – 9501

 

Jenn-Air JDB9600CWS JDB9600CWP JDB9600CWX FD 9404 –  9501
Thermador DWHD44 FD 9209 –  9403
DWHD64* DWHD65* FD 9401 –  9501

 

Anyone with these dishwashers should immediately stop using them and contact BSH Home Appliances for a free inspection and repair. Call 1-88-965-5813 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. or visit these websites:

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