This recall involves six models of GE-brand French Door Refrigerators with bottom freezers in fingerprint resistant stainless steel, which were manufactured from February 2020 through August 2021. The brand name, model, and serial number for each unit are printed on a label located on the top of the left side of the interior of the refrigerator compartment. The refrigerators are 36 inches wide. The affected model numbers are GFE26JYMKFFS, GFE26JYMNFFS GNE27EYMKFFS, GNE27EYMNFFS, GNE27JYMKFFS, and GNE27JYMNFFS. The serial numbers for the affected models begin with one of the following two letter combinations: DR, FR, GR, HR, LR, MR, RR, SR, TR, VR, ZR, AS, DS, FS, GS, HS, LS, MS.
GE-brand Free-Standing French Door Refrigerators in Fingerprint Resistant Stainless SteelAbout 155,000 (In addition, about 2,300 were sold in Canada)
URL : https://recalls-rappels.canada.ca/en/alert-recall/ge-brand-bottom-freezer-french-door-refrigerators-recalled-due-fall-hazard
The Home Depot, Lowe's, Best Buy and other home improvement and home appliance stores nationwide and online at Lowes.com and BestBuy.com from February 2020 through January 2022 for between $1,900 and $2,500, depending on the model.
Recall Date: Apr 14, 2022
The firm has received 71 reports of the freezer drawer handle detaching, resulting in 37 reported injuries, including three serious fall injuries.
GE Appliances, a Haier company, of Louisville, Kentucky
Recall ID: 9282
Last Published: Apr 14, 2022
Emert Number: 22117
Emert Status: Notified