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GE Recalls Front Load Washers Due to Injury Hazard


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#1 RegUS_PatOff

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Posted 03 October 2012 - 11:00 PM

http://www.cpsc.gov/...ml13/13003.html

GE Recalls Front Load Washers Due to Injury Hazard
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WPDH8800
WPDH8900
WPDH8910

Hazard: The washer’s basket can separate during use and break the washer’s top panel,
Sold at: Best Buy, Lowe’s, Sears, The Home Depot and other department and retail stores nationwide, from July 2008 to August 2011

Manufactured in: China

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Posted 03 October 2012 - 11:21 PM

If GE keeps up this pattern of recalls, they will wind up getting bought out by LG, since so many of their appliances are already manufactured by LG. I read the writing on the wall when I noticed all the recalls that Maytag wound up with, now it's GE's turn.

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Posted 03 October 2012 - 11:32 PM

I read the writing on the wall



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Posted 04 October 2012 - 12:39 AM

Never try that on a windy day. LOL
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Posted 04 October 2012 - 12:43 AM

And you don't mess around with Slim
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Posted 04 October 2012 - 01:53 AM


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Posted 27 October 2012 - 08:24 AM

What is the "fix" GE is going to provide? A helmet and a flak jacket?
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Posted 27 October 2012 - 06:50 PM

I heard it is reprogramming the board to spin slower.

1300 down to 1080
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Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:35 PM

I heard it is reprogramming the board to spin slower.

1300 down to 1080

it is, i saw the service flash the other day



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Posted 03 December 2012 - 07:36 PM

http://www.esasafe.c...es/RCL12-47.pdf


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Posted 03 December 2012 - 07:40 PM

Wow, I guess you know when the clothes are done spinning when they arrive on your lap in the next room


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Posted 13 March 2013 - 07:52 PM

Wow, I guess you know when the clothes are done spinning when they arrive on your lap in the next room

 

 

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