July 30, 2009
Frigidaire issued a recall on July 30 for some of its Crosley«, Frigidaire«, Kenmore«, and White-Westinghouse« brand clothes washers, which sold across Canada in 2009, due to an internal defect in the washer's drain pump which could lead to a fire hazard.
No injuries or incidents have been reported to Frigidaire or Health Canada so far.
Top and front load washing machines, along with laundry centers, are affected by the recall. The recall involves the following brands: Crosley«, Frigidaire«, Kenmore«, and White-Westinghouse« top load washers, 3.1 cubic foot front load washers, and laundry centers.
Check the table below to see the products, brands, model and serial numbers of the washers involved in the recall.
The washers were sold from February 2009 to May 2009 at Sears, The Brick, as well as independent retailers across Canada. Consumers should immediately unplug and stop using the recalled washers and contact Frigidaire to schedule a free repair.
Consumers who purchased their product at Sears Canada should call Sears Canada toll-free at 1-800-469-4663.
If you are an American Consumer, read this press release for more information: Frigidaire Recalls Clothes Washers Due to Fire Hazard
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Model and a serial numbers of recalled washer
The recalled washers must have one of the model numbers and a serial number within the given range.