Friday, May 27, 2011

Recall - GE Food Processors

May cut body parts or cause fire
Recall - GE Food Processors

- May cut body parts or cause fire
- About 255,000 recalled
- The safety interlock system on the recalled food processor can fail.
- The product can emit smoke, or catch fire, posing a fire hazard.
- 21 injuries to fingertips
- 34 reports of the unit smoking
- 3 reports of fires

Model affected:
"169203"
Description: This recall involves GE-branded digital, 14-cup food processors. The food processors are black with stainless steel trim, and model number 169203 is imprinted on the underside of the unit sold at Walmart.
More information here:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml11/11227.html
http://walmartstores.com/recalls/

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