Press Release


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- August 30, 2012
Contact:
Kevin Kelly (573) 751-9300
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CONSUMER ADVISORY

JEFFERSON CITY---The Missouri Public Service Commission’s Manufactured Housing and Modular Units Program has received information from the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) regarding the voluntary recall of certain GE dishwashers.

The voluntary recall involves GE, GE Adora™, GE Eterna™, GE Profile™ and Hotpoint® brand dishwashers sold from March 2006 through August 2009.  According to the CPSC, an electrical failure in the dishwasher’s heating element can pose a fire hazard.  The CPSC advises consumers to stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.
The CPSC states the model and serial numbers of the dishwashers can be found on a metallic plate located on the left tub wall visible when the door is opened.  Details of the recall including model and serial numbers are included in the attached press release from the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission. 

For additional information, contact GE toll-free at (866) 918-8760 between 8 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit the firm’s website at www.geappliances.com/recall .

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