ASKO Dishwasher Recall [US & Canada]


ASKO Dishwasher Recall [US & Canada]

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US FlagCanada FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: ASKO Distribution North America LLC, a Madison, Wisconsin establishment recalls an estimated total 30,900 ASKO branded Dishwashers (~26,600 in the US and ~4,300 in Canada) due to suspected overheating and consequential risk of fire, burns and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/iaxl30pM8rz; HCSC: http://ht.ly/s85K30pM8r7

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/ASKO-Recalls-Dishwashers-Due-to-Fire-Hazard

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2019/71053r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain ASKO branded Dishwashers with the serial numbers listed below.

The recalled Dishwashers were sold with a stainless steel finish with customizable doors and handles, with each measuring approximately 24 inches wide, 22 inches deep and between 32 and 35 inches tall.

The brand, “ASKO” can be found in the front and in the center on the top dish rack. The following model and serial numbers are printed on the inside the inside on the left side of the Dishwasher door opening, as follows:

  • ASKO branded D5426XLS Dishwashers with serial numbers ranging from 49130164130001 through 49130171830050
  • ASKO branded D5526XLFI Dishwashers with serial numbers ranging from 49130464130001 through 49130480530127
  • ASKO branded D5526XXLFI Dishwashers with serial numbers ranging from 49130564130143 through 49130573530207
  • ASKO branded D5436XLS Dishwashers with serial numbers ranging from 49223164130001 through 49223173531000
  • ASKO branded D5536XLFI Dishwashers with serial numbers ranging from 49256564130001 through 49256572730426
  • ASKO branded D5536XXLFI Dishwashers with serial numbers ranging from 49256664230001 through 49256695030114
  • ASKO branded D5536XXLFISOF Dishwashers with serial numbers ranging from 49256764230001 through 49256772830024
  • ASKO branded D5636XLHS/TH Dishwashers with serial numbers ranging from 49256864130001 through 49256872430334
  • ASKO branded D5636XLHS/PH Dishwashers with serial numbers ranging from 49256964130001 through 49256971230025
  • ASKO branded D5636XXLHS/TH Dishwashers with serial numbers ranging from 49257064130001 through 49257073430220
  • ASKO branded D5636XXLHS/PH Dishwashers with serial numbers ranging from 49257164130106 through 49257184230232
  • ASKO branded D5636XXLSHI Dishwashers with serial numbers ranging from 49261264130001 through 49261273438338
  • ASKO branded D5556XXLFI Dishwashers with serial numbers ranging from 49263264230001 through 49263273930290
  • ASKO branded D5656XXLHS/TH Dishwashers with serial numbers ranging from 49263364630001 through 49263372830060
  • ASKO branded D5656XXLHS/PH Dishwashers with serial numbers ranging from 49263564230001 through 49263583730071

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Dishwashers can be found on the Web site above.

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

According to the CPSC, the power cord of the recalled Dishwasher can overheat. If this defect occurs, it poses a fire hazard. ASKO North America has received fifty-three (53) reports of the Dishwasher’s power cord overheating. No property damage has been reported. No injuries have been reported.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled ASKO branded Dishwashers, please do not use them. Instead, kindly turn off power to the Dishwasher at the circuit board and contact ASKO to schedule a free, in-home repair.

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

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat burns and/or smoke inhalation.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact ASKO North America toll-free at 1-888-651-9376 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM, Central Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can e-mail the company at NAsupport@asko.com or visit the company’s Web site at http://www.askona.com and click the “Customer Care” link and then on “Safety Notices” for more information.

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

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Fire hazards, please search for “fire” 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 ASKO Distribution North America LLC, please search for “ASKO” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 19-210
HCSC ID number: RA-71053
Recalls Direct RIN: 12205-2019
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