About 62,000 GE Profile™ Front Load Washers have been recalled by GE Appliances, of Louisville, Ky. The washer’s basket can separate during use and break the washer’s top panel, posing an injury hazard to consumers. GE has received 19 reports of washer baskets separating, including ten reports of top panel breakage. No injuries have been reported. This recall involves GE Profile™ frontload washing machines with model numbers beginning with WPDH8800, WPDH8900 and WPDH8910. All serial numbers with these models are included in this recall. The washers were sold in gold, red and white colors. The model number is located on the washer’s right side near the bottom and behind the door near the door frame visible when the door is opened.
The washers were sold at Best Buy, Lowe’s, Sears, The Home Depot and other department and retail stores nationwide, from July 2008 to August 2011 for between $1,199 and $1,599. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled washers and contact GE for a free repair. For additional information, contact GE Appliances at (888) 641-9739 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit the company’s website at www.geappliances.com/products/recall.
Contact us today for a free legal consultation with an experienced attorney.
Fields marked *may be required for submission.
If you would like to subscribe to the Jere Beasley Report digital edition, simply visit our Subscriptions page and provide the necessary information or call us at 800-898-2034.
Attorney Advertising - Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.