FRIGIDAIRE RECALLING NEARLY 400,000 SIDE BY SIDE REFRIGERATORS
Frigidaire is recalling 383,240 side-by-side refrigerators due to choking and cutting hazards.
The Frigidaire Branded Side by Side Refrigerators with Slim Ice Buckets have an assembly component in the ice bucket that can break off with plastic pieces falling into the ice.
Electrolux, Frigidaire’s parent company, has received 343 reports of plastic breaking off into the ice bucket and two reports of consumers being cut by the plastic or hurt after ingesting it.
The refrigerators were sold at stores like Home Depot and Lowe’s, and on Frigidaire.com for between $1,400 and $2,400 from 2015 to 2019.
The refrigerators include model numbers: DGHK2355TF, DGHX2655TF, FFSC2323TS, FGSC2335TD, FGSC2335TF, FGSS2635TD, FGSS2635TE, FGSS2635TF, FGSS2635TP, FPSC2277RF, FPSC2278UF, FPSS2677RF, LFSC2324VF, LGHK2336TD, LGHK2336TF, LGHX2636TD, and LGHX2636TF.
Anyone who has one of the recalled models is advised to stop using the ice bucket immediately. Consumers can contact Electrolux Group for a free replacement ice bucket assembly component.