Cosori, a popular kitchen appliance brand, has recently been forced to recall over two million air fryers due to a serious safety hazard. The recall was issued after reports of the product causing fires and burns came to light. The recall affects all five models of the Cosori air fryer, sold at major retailers such as Target, Walmart, and Amazon. This article will discuss the recall in further detail and provide advice on what to do if you own one of the affected models.
2 Million Cosori Air Fryers Recalled Due To ‘Fire And Burn Hazards’
The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has recently announced the recall of over 2 million Cosori air fryers due to potential fire and burn hazards. The recall affects all Cosori 5.8-quart air fryers with model numbers CP158-AF and CP158-AFB, which were sold from May 2017 through August 2020.
The air fryers have been found to have an overheating issue that could cause the air fryer to melt and ignite, potentially leading to a fire hazard. The CPSC has received 57 reports of the air fryers melting and catching fire, resulting in four reports of minor property damage and three reports of minor burn injuries.
The recalled air fryers have a black plastic exterior and a stainless steel interior. The model number is printed on the bottom of the air fryer. The air fryers were sold online at Amazon, Walmart, and other online retailers, as well as in stores at Bed Bath & Beyond, Best Buy, Target, and other stores.
What Should Consumers Do?
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled air fryers and contact Cosori for a free replacement. Consumers can contact Cosori at 855-853-3872 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or visit the company’s website at www.cosori.com and click on “Recall” for more information.
What Is An Air Fryer?
An air fryer is a kitchen appliance that uses hot air and a small amount of oil to cook Food. Air fryers are popular because they can produce Food with a crispy texture while using less oil than traditional frying methods.
What Are The Benefits Of An Air Fryer?
Air fryers are a great way to make healthier versions of fried foods. They use significantly less oil than traditional methods, making them a healthier alternative. Air fryers also cook Food faster than traditional methods, making them a great time-saver.
The CPSC has recently announced the recall of over 2 million Cosori air fryers due to potential fire and burn hazards. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled air fryers and contact Cosori for a free replacement. Air fryers are a great way to make healthier versions of fried foods and can be a great time-saver.