Recall of Thermador® Built-In Ovens Due to Fire Hazard

Consumers with Thermador Brand built-in double ovens should stop
using their oven’s self-cleaning mode and check to see if their oven is one of the 37,000 being recalled due to a possible fire hazard.

Model and Serial Number Location
Model and Serial Number Location

The oven’s manufacturer, BSH Home Appliances Corp., of Huntington Beach, Calif., has received three reports of incidents, including two that resulted in fires that damaged surrounding cabinets. No injuries or deaths have been reported. Gaps in the oven’s insulation can lead to overheating, posing a fire risk especially when the oven in is the self-cleaning mode.

The recall involves Thermador Brand built-in double ovens with model numbers C272B, C302B, SEC272, SEC302, SECD272 and SECD302 and serial numbers between FD8403 through FD8701.

Thermador Brand built-in double oven C272 and C302
Thermador Brand built-in double oven C272 and C302

Model and serial numbers are located on the underside of the control panel.

Consumers should immediately stop using the oven’s self-cleaning mode and contact Thermador at (800) 701-5230 24 hours/day, 7 days/week, or visit the firm’s Web site at www.thermador.com to schedule an inspection and free repair, if necessary.

The ovens were sold at appliance and specialty stores throughout the U.S.
from June 2004 through July 2007 for between $3,000 and $4,400.

Read the news release issued by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

Related Links

Thermador Appliance Parts

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Thermador Electric Oven Parts

One thought on “Recall of Thermador® Built-In Ovens Due to Fire Hazard

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