Frigidaire Recalls Clothes Washers Due to Fire Hazard

RELEASE DATE July 30 2009
MANUFACTURER Frigidaire
BRANDS Crosley, Frigidaire, Kelvinator, Kenmore, Wascomat, Westinghouse
UNITS About 35,000
HAZARD An internal defect in the washer's drain pump can cause heat to build up, posing a fire hazard to the consumer.
DESCRIPTION This recall involves the Crosley®, Frigidaire®, Kelvinator®, Kenmore®, Wascomat®, and White-Westinghouse® top load washers, 3.1 cubic foot front load washers and laundry centers.
INCIDENTS/INJURIES No incidents or injuries have been reported.
SOLD AT Sears and other retailers nationwide.
SOLD DATES February 2009 through May 2009
MANUFACTURED IN USA
REMEDY Consumers should immediately unplug and stop using the machine. Consumers should contact Frigidaire or Sears (if unit was purchased there) to schedule a free repair.
CONSUMER CONTACT Contact Phone: (800) 734-4519
Contact Site: www.laundrypumprecall.com
SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

Recalled Models

Brand NameProduct NameModel NumberSerial Number
CrosleyTop Load Washer CTW100FW, FTW3011KW, FTW3014KW, FWS1233FS, FWS933FS, GLWS1439FC, GLWS1439FS, GLWS1749FS, KWS1349DS, MWS939AS, SWS1233HQ, SWS1233HS, SWS1339HS, SWS1649HS, SWS833HS, SWX703HQ, SWX703HS, WWS833FS, WWTW3000KW XC90306228 to XC91606302
FrigidaireTop Load Washer CTW100FW, FTW3011KW, FTW3014KW, FWS1233FS, FWS933FS, GLWS1439FC, GLWS1439FS, GLWS1749FS, KWS1349DS, MWS939AS, SWS1233HQ, SWS1233HS, SWS1339HS, SWS1649HS, SWS833HS, SWX703HQ, SWX703HS, WWS833FS, WWTW3000KW XC90306228 to XC91606302
KelvinatorTop Load Washer CTW100FW, FTW3011KW, FTW3014KW, FWS1233FS, FWS933FS, GLWS1439FC, GLWS1439FS, GLWS1749FS, KWS1349DS, MWS939AS, SWS1233HQ, SWS1233HS, SWS1339HS, SWS1649HS, SWS833HS, SWX703HQ, SWX703HS, WWS833FS, WWTW3000KW XC90306228 to XC91606302
WestinghouseTop Load Washer CTW100FW, FTW3011KW, FTW3014KW, FWS1233FS, FWS933FS, GLWS1439FC, GLWS1439FS, GLWS1749FS, KWS1349DS, MWS939AS, SWS1233HQ, SWS1233HS, SWS1339HS, SWS1649HS, SWS833HS, SWX703HQ, SWX703HS, WWS833FS, WWTW3000KW XC90306228 to XC91606302
CrosleyFront-Load Washing Machines CFW2000FW, FCCW3000FS, FTF1240FS, FTF530FS, GLTF1570FS, WE17M, WE17N, WTF330HS XC90501765 to XC91607678
FrigidaireFront-Load Washing Machines CFW2000FW, FCCW3000FS, FTF1240FS, FTF530FS, GLTF1570FS, WE17M, WE17N, WTF330HS XC90501765 to XC91607678
WascomatFront-Load Washing Machines CFW2000FW, FCCW3000FS, FTF1240FS, FTF530FS, GLTF1570FS, WE17M, WE17N, WTF330HS XC90501765 to XC91607678
WestinghouseFront-Load Washing Machines CFW2000FW, FCCW3000FS, FTF1240FS, FTF530FS, GLTF1570FS, WE17M, WE17N, WTF330HS XC90501765 to XC91607678
CrosleyLaundry Center 97812, 97912, 97962, C97812, C97912, C97962, CLCE500FW, CLCE900FW, FEX831FS, FGX831FS, FLGB8200FS, GCET1031FS, GLEH1642FS, GLET1031FS, GLET1142FS, GLGH1642FS, GLGT1031FS, GLGT1142FS, MEX731CFS, SWSG1031HS, SWXG831HS XE85104013 to XE91603486
FrigidaireLaundry Center 97812, 97912, 97962, C97812, C97912, C97962, CLCE500FW, CLCE900FW, FEX831FS, FGX831FS, FLGB8200FS, GCET1031FS, GLEH1642FS, GLET1031FS, GLET1142FS, GLGH1642FS, GLGT1031FS, GLGT1142FS, MEX731CFS, SWSG1031HS, SWXG831HS XE85104013 to XE91603486
KenmoreLaundry Center 97812, 97912, 97962, C97812, C97912, C97962, CLCE500FW, CLCE900FW, FEX831FS, FGX831FS, FLGB8200FS, GCET1031FS, GLEH1642FS, GLET1031FS, GLET1142FS, GLGH1642FS, GLGT1031FS, GLGT1142FS, MEX731CFS, SWSG1031HS, SWXG831HS XE85104013 to XE91603486
WestinghouseLaundry Center 97812, 97912, 97962, C97812, C97912, C97962, CLCE500FW, CLCE900FW, FEX831FS, FGX831FS, FLGB8200FS, GCET1031FS, GLEH1642FS, GLET1031FS, GLET1142FS, GLGH1642FS, GLGT1031FS, GLGT1142FS, MEX731CFS, SWSG1031HS, SWXG831HS XE85104013 to XE91603486
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