Frigidaire Professional© Brand 1.6-Litre (56-Ounce) Glass Jar Blenders

Product description

This recall involves certain Frigidaire Professional© Brand 1.6-litre (56-ounce) Glass Jar Blenders, identified model FPJB56B7MS, within serial range FFP 49 1203 00001 through FFP 49 1237 00974.

The model and serial information is located on the underside of the motorized base.
Hazard identified

The blenderís blade shaft assembly can break during use, posing a laceration hazard to consumers.

Frigidaire has received eight reports of incidents where the blade shaft assembly has broken during use. No injuries have been reported.

Neither Health Canada nor Frigidaire has received any reports of incidents or injuries related to the use of these blenders in Canada.
Number sold

Approximately 614 units of the blenders were sold in Canada at major and online retailers.
Time period sold

The recalled blenders were sold from April 2012 to September 2013.
Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Tsann Kuen Enterprise Co. Ltd.

Electrolux Home Care Products, Inc.
North Carolina

What you should do

Consumers should stop using the recalled blenders immediately and contact Frigidaire for instructions on returning the blenders for a free replacement blender.

For more information, consumers may contact Frigidaire toll-free at 1-888-747-7637 from 8:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. CST Monday through Friday and from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. CT on Saturday and Sunday, visit the firmís website and click on Product Recall at the bottom of the page for more information or online and enter the blenderís serial number to determine if the blender is part of the recall. Consumers will be offered a new product out of the non-affected serial range.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.