Washing Machines Recall Due to Overheating Problem
Laundry washing machines bearing the brand names Crosley, Frigidaire, Kenmore and White Westinghouse are part of a recall notice due to an overheating problem with the machines'drain pump. Following is a listing of the machines subject to recall.
Type of Washing Machine Brands Models Serial Numbers* Top Load Washer Crosley
CTW100FW, FWS1233FS, FWS933FS, GLWS1439FS, GLWS1749FS, WWS833FS XC90306228 to XC91606302 Front Load Washer Frigidaire FTF124OFS, FTF53OFS, GLTF157OFS XC90501765 to XC91607678 Laundry Center Frigidaire
C97812, C97912, C97962, GCET1031FS, MEX731CFS XE85104013 to XE91603486
*Not all serial numbers within these ranges are affected. Consumers with washers that fall within these ranges should contact Frigidaire or Sears Canada (only if they purchased the product from Sears Canada) to determine whether their washer is affected, and to arrange a service call if necessary.
Hazard: Possible overheating of washer due to defect in the drain pump causing a fire hazard.
Fix: Unplug machine and contact Frigidaire for a free repair.
Number sold in Canada: approx. 7 000 across Canada
Manufactured in: United States