Full Product Description
Information on the recalled washing machines is as follows:
|Brand||Model Number BEGINS with||Serial Number BEGINS with|
|GE||GBVH5||AM, AR, AS, AT, DM, DR, DS, FM, FR, FS, GM, GR, GS, HM, HR, HS, LM, LR, LS, MM, MR, MS, RM, RR, RS, SM, SR, SS, TM, TR, TS, VM, VR, VS, ZL, ZM, ZR, ZS|
The model and serial number can be found on the bottom right side of the washing machine, above the rating plate, or on the inside of the door frame.
The recalled machines were manufactured between December 2006 and February 2010.
In Canada, GE has received one report of flames escaping the unit and causing minor smoke damage, with no reported injuries. GE has received 6 other reports of incidents related to these washing machines.
Health Canada has not received any reports of incidents or injuries related to the use of these washing machines.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled washing machine, unplug it from the electrical outlet, and contact Mabe Canada for a free repair. Consumers should not operate the washer until the unit has been repaired.
For more information, consumers may visit the GE recalls website or contact Mabe Canada toll-free at 1-877-861-1315 between 7:30AM and 7:30PM ET Monday through Friday, or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Consumers may also view the release on the Electrical Safety Authority’s website.
Time Period Sold
Manufactured in China.
GE Appliances & Lighting of Louisville, Kentucky
Bottom: Models that are NOT included in the recall have a different control panel.