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GE Brand Dehumidifiers by Midea Recalled for Repair Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Walmart

Type: Recall
Equipment: Dehumidifier
Recall or Alert Date: 04-29-2014
Serial Number: 14-164
Brands Affected: GE

Description of Problem:

A component in the dehumidifier’s compressor can short circuit, posing a fire hazard.

Affected Products:

This recall involves 30-pint portable GE brand dehumidifiers. The dehumidifiers are white plastic and measure about 19 inches tall, 13 inches wide and 9 inches deep with a front-loading water bucket. “GE” and digital controls are located on top of the dehumidifier. Model, serial and manufacture dates are located on a label on the back of the dehumidifier. The model, serial and manufacture dates included in the recall are:

Model Number ADKW30LN Serial Number Begins with: AT1, DT1, FT1 or GT1