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ASKO Recalls Dishwashers Due to Fire Hazard

Swedish appliance maker AKSO is recalling more than 26,000 dishwashers sold in the U.S. and…

  • October 17, 2019

Swedish appliance maker AKSO is recalling more than 26,000 dishwashers sold in the U.S. and Canada due to a fire hazard, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission reports.

This recall involves ASKO dishwashers that come in stainless steel with customizable doors and handles. Each is about 24 inches wide, 22 inches deep and between 32 and 35 inches tall. ASKO is printed in the front and in the center on the top dish rack.

They were sold exclusively at ASKO North America authorized dealers nationwide from October 2016 through July 2019 for between $1,000 and $2,200.

According to the recall, the dishwasher power cord can overheat, posing a fire hazard.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled dishwashers, turn off power to the dishwasher at the circuit board and contact ASKO to schedule a free, in-home repair.

Consumer should contact ASKO North America toll-free at 888-651-9376 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, email at [email protected], or online at www.askona.com and click “Customer Care,” then “Safety Notices” for more information.

Find out more at www.cpsc.gov.

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