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October 4, 2012

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and the General Electric Company (GE) have announced a voluntary recall of 62,000 GE Profile front-load washing machines.

The appliances were manufactured between April 2008 and October 2010 and were sold in white, red, and gold colors.

August 12, 2012

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and the General Electric Company (GE) have announced a voluntary recall of 1.3 million Hotpoint, GE and GE Profile, GE Eterna and GE Adora plastic tub dishwashers, manufactured between March 2006 through July 2006, and November 2006 through April 2008.  

Though no injuries have been reported, an electrical failure in certain dishwasher’s can cause a fire hazard. GE has received 15 reports of dishwasher heating element failures, including seven reports of fires, three of which caused extensive property damage.

December 7, 2010

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