KitchenAid Electric Kettle Recall [Australia]


Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: KitchenAid Electric Kettle Recall [Australia]KitchenAid Australia Pty Ltd, a Cameron Park, New South Wales establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of KitchenAid branded Electric Kettles due to suspected component detachment and consequential risk of burns, scalds and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/kfEb30ixPQ6

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/kitchenaid-australia-pty-ltd-kitchenaid-electric-kettle-17l

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following KitchenAid Electric Kettles are subject to this recall:

  • KitchenAid Electric Kettles, 1.7L stainless steel kettle with variable temperature control sold under model numbers 5KEK1722AAC, 5KEK1722AER, 5KEK1722AOB, 5KEK1722ACU and 5KEK1722ASX and serial numbers ranging from YA342XXXXX to YA724XXXXX.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, APNs or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the Kettle’s design and retail presentation.

According to the ACCC, the handle on the recalled Kettles may become loose or separate from the body of the Kettle. If the handle detaches during use and boiling water comes in contact with skin or nearby surfaces, you could be scalded or burned and your property could be damaged.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Electric Kettles, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact the manufacturer for a replacement Kettle on 1800 986 190 or on the company’s Web site at http://www.repair.whirlpool.com.

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==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning products that pose a Burn and/or Scald hazard, please search for “burn” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by KitchenAid Australia Pty, please search for “KitchenAid” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2018/16575
Recalls Direct RIN: 9809-2018
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