WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA) -- Hold the spin cycle in the kitchen.
General Electric announced a recall of 1.3 million dishwashers.
The recall involves GE, GE Adora, Eterna, Profile or Hotpoint models. The heating elements in the appliances can fail and cause fires.
CPSC Notification of GE Dishwasher Recall
There are at least seven reports of the dishwasher catching fire and causing extensive damage.
GE will provide free repairs or rebates toward new dishwashers.