CPSC And Maytag Announce Recall To Inspect And Repair Dishwashers

RELEASE DATE January 01 1973
MANUFACTURER Maytag
BRANDS Maytag
UNITS About 553,000
HAZARD A small electrical component, located in the base of the unit, can malfunction, overheat, and in rare circumstances, cause a fire.
INCIDENTS/INJURIES Maytag has received 142 reports of component failures but there have been no reports of injuries resulting from the electrical component failures.
SOLD AT Maytag dealers and other retailers.
SOLD DATES April 1994 tthrough October 1995
REMEDY Consumers should check their dishwasher's serial number to determine if it may be part of the inspection and repair program. Maytag recommends that, if consumers choose to continue to use their dishwashers prior to the inspection, they should do so only while at home, attending to the appliance.
CONSUMER CONTACT Contact Phone: (800) 462-9267
SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

Recalled Models

Brand NameProduct NameModel NumberSerial Number
MaytagDishwasher Any Any ending with KF, KH, KK, KM, KQ, KS, KU, KW, KY, KZ, or MB
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