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Microwave
Kitchen
Appliances
Microwave Ovens (264)
WHIRLPOOL CORPORATION    
Kitchenaid
KHMS155LSS-1
TRR1313834
 
 
Whitmore Appliance
Michigan
6/15/2004 This date is an estimate
This caller is reporting her microwave that she purchased around June 2004 at a now closed retailer of appliances in Michigan.
The consumer had no problems with this microwave until Friday, March 3rd, 2017 she was in the kitchen washing food for cooking when she heard her microwave running. She called to her husband who came into the kitchen and advised the caller to unplug the unit.
She unplugged the microwave and has left it unplugged.
She is reporting this as a fire and burn hazard.
There are no injuries being reported
The consumer contacted the manufacturer who said they would pay for the repair but not for the part because there is no recall.
She states that Consumer Reports reported in 2013 that these units were unsafe and could catch fire but when she contacted the manufacturer at that time she was advised that the report did not involve her model.
3/3/2017
Home/Apartment/Condominium 
Incident, No Injury
Unspecified
Female
Unspecified

Incident, No Injury
Unspecified
Male
Unspecified
Yes
No
No
Yes
N/A

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