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Kenmore Elite Ranges Recalled Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

Sears Kenmore Elite dual fuel rangesElectrolux is recalling their Sears Kenmore Elite dual fuel ranges because the burner flame can go out while the gas is turned on, which can allow gas to escape, posing risks of fire and burn hazards. No incidents or injuries have been reported.

About 250 units were sold exclusively at Sears stores nationwide from June 2014 through October 2014 for between $3,200 and $3,700. This recall involves Sears Kenmore stainless steel slide-in ranges with gas cooktops and electric ovens that have Kenmore Elite printed on the front of the oven door. To see if your stove is recalled, check the inside frame of the range door on the left side for model and serial numbers. Recalled models are number 790.42603xxx with serial numbers ranging from AF42500601 through AF43000916 and model number 790.42613xxx with serial numbers ranging from AF42500541 through AF43103647.

Consumers should immediately stop using the ranges and contact Sears for a free inspection and free repair.

Source: CPSC

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