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Frigidaire and Kenmore Wall Ovens Recalled by Electrolux Due to Fire Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of product: Electric wall ovens

Hazard: The thermal switch on the ovens can malfunction due to improper manufacturing, posing a fire hazard to consumers.

Remedy: Repair

Consumer Contact: Consumers who purchased a Frigidaire oven should contact Electrolux toll-free at 888-360-8556 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Monday through Saturday or via email at web.productrecall@frigidaire.com. Consumers who purchased a Kenmore oven should call Sears at 800-659-7026 from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. CT Monday through Friday and from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. CT on Saturday or online at www.sears.com and click on "Product Recall" for more information.

Units: About 1,000

Description: This recall involves Frigidaire and Kenmore-branded electric single and double wall ovens made by Electrolux. They were sold in black, white or stainless steel. The single ovens measure about 24 inches wide, 32 inches tall and 25 inches deep. The double ovens measure about 24 inches wide, 51 inches tall and 25 inches deep. "Kenmore" or "Frigidaire" is printed below the oven window. The model and serial numbers are located on the left side trim on the inside of the oven. The following model and serial numbers are included in this recall:




Serial Numbers



24" Electric Manual and Self Cleaning Wall Ovens








AF60908622  through  AF61207264


AF61106873  through  AF61106888


AF61107422  through  AF61107457


AF61301902 and AF61301928


AF61106898  through  AF61208367


AF61200994  through  AF61208403

Incidents/Injuries: None reported

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ovens and contact Electrolux or Sears to schedule a free inspection and free repair. The firm is contacting all known purchasers directly.

Sold at: Frigidaire ovens were sold by Knie Appliance & TV, Inc., in Illinois from March 2016 through April 2016 for between $1,000 and $1,400. Kenmore ovens were sold exclusively at Sears stores nationwide and online at www.sears.com from March 2016 through April 2016 for between $1,400 and $2,100.

Manufacturer: Electrolux Home Products Inc., of Charlotte, N.C.

Manufactured in: USA