LG Electronics recalls electric ranges

Published On: Nov 09 2012 01:59:33 AM EST

LG Electronics is recalling about 161,000 of its electric ranges due to a burn and fire hazard.

The burners on the ranges can fail to turn off after being switched off. also, the temperature setting can increase unexpectedly during use.

The models include: LRE30451, LRE30453, LRE30755, LRE30757, and LRE30955ST. They were sold in black, white and stainless steel and with a smooth black ceramic glass top cooking surface.

LG received 80 reports of  incidents involving the faulty burners. Fortunately, no on has been hurt.

Consumers should contact lg to schedule a free in-home repair at 855-400-4638

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