Instant Pot Pressure Cooker Recall [US & Canada]

Canada CFIA RecallUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Instant Pot Pressure Cooker Recall [US & Canada]Double Insight recalls approximately 1,140 Instant Pot Pressure Cookers due to electric shock hazard. CPSC:; HCSC:

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Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves Instant Pot “Smart” and “Smart-60” electric pressure cookers.

They recalled Pressure Cookers are stainless steel with black molded plastic attachments, have a control panel/keypad on the front and measure approximately 12 inches in diameter and 12 inches tall. They are Bluetooth enabled and can be controlled by an app.

The phrases, “Instant Pot” and “Smart” are printed on the front of the control panel. Serial numbers between 1410 and 1503 and manufacture dates between 12/1/2014 and 6/1/2015 are included in the recall. The serial numbers and dates are printed on a label on the bottom of the pressure cooker’s base.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional variations of the recalled Pressure Cookers are pictured on the Web site above.

According to the CPSC, the thermal probe in the base can conduct electricity throughout the cooker, posing a risk of electric shock. The firm has received reports from three (3) consumers of being shocked while using the pressure cooker.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Pressure Cookers, please do not use them. Instead, consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and contact Instant Pot for instructions to receive a free replacement base, which consists of the entire bottom of the Pressure Cooker including the control panel. The firm is contacting all known purchasers directly.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Instant Pot at 1-800-828-7280, 9:00 AM to 5 PM, Pacific Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at and click on the “Instant Pot Smart recall” under “Useful Information” for more information. link.

Please note: this is a joint recall from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) and Health Canada (“HCSC”).


Additional information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 15-741
HCSC ID number: RA-54204
Recalls Direct RIN: 5632-2015
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