GE is recalling 28,000 of its Profile-brand Freestanding Duel Fuel Ranges because the wiring in the rear of the range can overheat, posing a fire and burn hazard to consumers.
GE is aware of 47 reports of overheated wiring, including 33 reports of wiring that caught fire. Of these, one fire caused structural damage to the home and there have been 14 reports of minor property damage. No injuries have been reported.
This recall involves GE Profile 30” Freestanding Duel Fuel ranges. The ranges were sold in white, black, bisque and stainless steel. The following model and serial numbers can be found on the left inside corner of the bottom drawer.
Brand Model Number With Serial Number Begins With:
GE Profile J2B900: LD, MD, RD, SD, TD, VD, ZD, AF, DF, FF, GF, HF, LF, MF
GE Profile J2B915: MF, RF, SF, TF, VF, ZF, AG, DG, FG, GG, HG, LG, MG, RG, SG, TG, VG, ZG
Consumers should immediately stop using the oven and contact GE toll-free at (888) 352-9764 or visit the firm's website, www.geappliances.com for a free repair.