A voluntary recall has been announced on Haier America Chest Freezers due to fire hazard. For a complete list of descriptions, including model and serial numbers, go here. About 67,500 chest freezers are affected and were sold in Walmart stores, other retailers and through Amazon.com from January 2010 through October 2010.
Consumers should immediately unplug their freezer and contact Haier America toll-free at 877-878-7579 between 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. and 9 p.m. Saturdays or 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Sundays ET, or visit the firm’s website.
Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.