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Dehumidifiers Recalled by LG Electronics Tianjin Appliance Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

Type: Recall
Equipment: Dehumidifier
Recall or Alert Date: 12-30-2009
Serial Number: 10-096
Brands Affected: Comfort-Aire

Description of Problem:

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.

Goldstar GHD30Y7

Goldstar DH305Y7

Comfort-Aire BHD-301-C