Product Recall: Sears Issues Recall of Kenmore Dehumidifiers Due to Additional Reports of Fires, Burns and Low Consumer Response Rate

product recallSears has issued this recall due to the fact that the dehumidifiers can overheat, smoke, melt and catch fire.

LGRecall Fulfillment Center, toll-free at (855) 400-4641 between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday and between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. CT Saturday.  Consumers also can determine whether their product has been recalled and register for the remedy at

About 795,000 units were distributed to Sears and Kmart stores nationwide and and from 2003 – 2009 for between $140 and $220.

Consumers should immediately turn off and unplug the dehumidifiers and contact the Recall Fulfillment Center to receive a Sears gift card for either $75, $80, $90 or $100, which may be used at any Sears or Kmart store or at or

If you or a loved one has been seriously injured as a result of this recalled product or any other defective product on the market, contact Jacoby & Meyers immediately and fill out our free case evaluation form.

To learn more about this recall and other recalls, visit the CPSC website.