Bose EdgeMax & FreeSpace Loudspeaker Recall [US]

Bose EdgeMax & FreeSpace Loudspeaker Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Washington: Bose Corporation, of Framingham, Massachusetts establishment, recalls an estimated 77,500 EdgeMax and FreeSpace Loudspeakers due to suspected component detachment and consequential risk of device falls, injury and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.


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The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves FreeSpace DS40F in-ceiling/flush-mount loudspeakers manufactured before August 13, 2018, and all FreeSpace and EdgeMax in-ceiling/flush-mount Loudspeakers installed in commercial cooking environments.

  • The recalled Loudspeakers were sold in black and white colors with “Bose” engraved on the front of them. Model numbers and the date of manufacturing can be found on the label on the back of the Loudspeakers.

These professional Loudspeakers were sold by Bose through authorized Bose resellers to commercial purchasers, not at retail to consumers, although affected Loudspeakers may have been installed in commercial spaces open to the public. These names and model numbers are included in the recall, as follows:

  • BOSE branded EdgeMax EM90/EM180 (In-ceiling/Flush-mount), sold with model numbers of 777189-0210 or 778844-0210
  • BOSE branded FreeSpace DS 16F, sold with model numbers of 352419-0210, 43053, 43054, 52123, 29384, 31945, 40153, 29383, 40152, 29685, 35173, 29385 and 31946
  • BOSE branded FreeSpace DS 16S/SE, sold with model numbers of 40786, 40785, 52092, 726793-0110, 726793-0210, 352416-0110, 352416-0210, 40783, 52090, 40784 and 52091
  • BOSE branded FreeSpace DS 40F, sold with model numbers of 312278-0231, 321278-0251, 321278-0250, 321278-025R, 321278-0131, 321278-0120, 321278-0140, 321278-0220, 321278-0240, 321278-024R, 321278-0110, 321278-0130, 321278-013R, 321278-0210, 321278-0230, 321278-023R
  • BOSE branded FreeSpace DS 40SE, sold with model numbers of 726792-0110, 726792-0210, 321279-0150, 321279-0250, 321279-0110, 321279-011R, 321279-0120, 321279-0220, 321279-0210, 321279-021R, 321279-0130, 321279-0230
  • BOSE branded FreeSpace DS 100F, sold with model numbers of 40804, 40805, 52095, 352421-0210
  • BOSE branded FreeSpace DS 100SE, sold with model numbers of 40806, 52097, 40807, 52098, 726790-0110, 726790-0210, 294955-0110, 294955-0210, 352422-0110, 352422-011R, 352422-0210
  • BOSE branded FreeSpace 3 Flush-Mount Satellites, sold with model numbers of 31938, 31939, 29827, 40150, 32036, 29387, 40149
  • BOSE branded FreeSpace 3 Series II Acoustimass (bass), sold with model numbers of 29686, 40148, 29386, 40147, 32033, 31937, 31936

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Loudspeakers can be found on the Web site/sites listed above.

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

According to the CPSC, the Loudspeaker’s mounting components can break causing the Speaker units to dislodge and fall from its installed location, posing an injury hazard. Bose has received nine (9) reports in the United States of Speakers dislodging or falling from their installed locations, including one (1) report of minor injuries.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to handle lacerations.

Owners should stop using the recalled Loudspeakers immediately and contact Bose for instructions on receiving a free replacement or free safety cables. Bose is contacting all known (i.e., registered) purchasers directly.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact Bose toll-free at 1-800-576-1503 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday on the Web at or and click on or by e-mail at

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Loudspeakers, please search for “speaker” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Fall hazards, please search for “fall” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Injury hazards, please search for “injury” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by Bose Corporation, please search for “Bose” using the Search Box at the top of this page.


More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 19-760
Recalls Direct RIN: 11764-2019
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