Recall date: October 1, 2015
Recall number: 16-003

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Bosch, Gaggenau, Kenmore Elite and Thermador Dishwashers
Hazard:
The power cord can overheat, posing a fire hazard.
Remedy:
Repair
Consumer Contact:

BSH Home Appliances Repair Hotline toll-free at 888-965-5813 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. EST Monday through Sunday or the brand Web site for more information.

Bosch  www.bosch-home.com/us and click on Support, then Safety Notices

Gaggenau  www.gaggenau.com/us and click on Support, then Safety Notices

Kenmore www.sears.com and click on Product Recalls at the bottom of the page

Thermador www.thermador.com and click on Support, then Safety Notices

Media Contact: BSH Home Appliances Corporation at 310-552-4114

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
About 149,000 (in addition, about 45,000 were sold in Canada)
Description:
The power cord on some Bosch, Gaggenau, Kenmore and Thermador dishwashers can overheat.
Description:

This recall involves power cords supplied with certain Bosch, Gaggenau, Kenmore Elite and Thermador brand dishwashers that were manufactured from January 2008 through December 2013. Model and serial numbers are located on the top side of the dishwashers' inner door panels. The following brands, models and serial numbers are being recalled:

 

Brand

Model # beginning with

Serial # range

Bosch

SGE63E, SGV63E, SHE68E, SHE7ER, SHE8ER,  SHE9ER, SHE9PT,  SHV58E, SHV68E, SHV7ER, SHV9ER, SHV9PT, SHX58E,  SHX5ER, SHX68E, SHX7ER, SHX8ER, SHX9ER, SHX9PT,  SPE5ES,  SPV5ES, SPX5ES

FD 8801 - FD 9312

Gaggenau

 

DF2417,  DF2607, DF2617

FD 8904 - FD 9312

Thermador

 

DWHD64,  DWHD65

FD 8908  -  FD 9312

 

 

 

 

Model # beginning with

Serial # beginning with

Kenmore Elite

630.13003,  630.13023, 630.13993, 630.14003

010 or 013

Incidents/Injuries:

BSH Home Appliances has received 10 reports of the electrical cord overheating, including five reports of fire resulting in property damage. No injuries have been reported. 

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the dishwasher and contact BSH Home Appliances for a free inspection and repair.

Sold At:

Appliance and specialty retailers, department stores, authorized builder distributors, home improvement stores nationwide and online between January 2009 and May 2014 for between $850 and $2600.

Importer(s):

BSH Home Appliances Corp., of Irvine, Calif.

Distributor(s):

BSH Home Appliances Corp., de Irvine, California

Manufactured In:
Germany