Dehumidifiers Recalled by LG Electronics Tianjin Appliance Due to Fire and Burn Hazards
Recall or Alert Date: 12-30-2009
Serial Number: 10-096
Brands Affected: Comfort-Aire
The power connector for the dehumidifier’s compressor can short circuit, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers.Affected Products:
This recall involves 30 pint portable dehumidifiers sold under the brand names in the chart below. The dehumidifiers are white with a red shut-off button, controls for fan speed and humidity control and a front-loading water bucket. “Goldstar” or “Comfort-Aire” is printed on the front. The model and serial numbers are printed on the interior of the dehumidifiers and can be viewed after the water bucket is removed.