Recent recalls of consumer products
Electric cooktops and slide-in ranges recalled due to fire hazard
Recalled: Oct. 21, 2010
Electrolux Home Products Inc. is recalling about 122,000 Frigidaire and Electrolux ICON smoothtop electric cooktops and Frigidaire slide-in ranges with rotary knobs and digital displays because liquids can pool under the control knob and cause the surface heating element to turn on unexpectedly. The products were sold at stores from January 2005 through August 2010 for between $500 and $2,500. Consumer are advised to contact Electrolux to obtain a free repair kit.