The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is recalling 25,000 Sensio Bella Kitchen 5-quart programmable slow cookers sold at Kohl’s from July 2009 through December 2009.
Sensio has received 60 reports of control panels smoking, melting and sparking and three reports of panels catching fire. Fourteen incidents resulted in minor damage to people’s counter tops.
Only slow cookers with model number WJ-5000DE and date codes 0907 or 0909 are included in the recall. The slow cookers are black and “Bella Kitchen” is marked on the control panel. The model number and the four-digit date code are printed on a label on the underside.
If you have one of these stop using it and call Sensio at (888) 296-9675 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:15 p.m. CT Monday through Friday for a full refund.