Two million Cosori fryers recalled
Photo credit: CPSC
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KBSI) – According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, approximately 2 million Cosori air fryers have been recalled.
Hazard: A wire connection in the air fryers can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards.
Recall Date: Feb. 23, 2023. Units: 2 million (In addition, about 250,000 were sold in Canada and about 21,000 were sold in Mexico).
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled air fryers and contact Cosori to receive their choice of a free replacement air fryer or another Cosori product by registering at recall.cosori.com.
During registration consumers must provide their contact information and submit photos of the recalled unit with the cord cut off. No receipt is needed to receive a replacement.
Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received 205 reports of the air fryers catching fire, burning, melting, overheating and smoking. These include 10 reports of minor, superficial burn injuries and 23 reports of minor property damage.
Recall No.: 23-130. Models: Recalled Cosori air fryer Models CP158-AF, CS158-AF, CAF-P581-AUSR and CAF-P581S-AUSR (light gray). Call Cosori toll-free at 888-216-5974 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at CosoriRecall@Sedgwick.com or online at www.recall.cosori.com or www.cosori.com and click on the “Important Voluntary Safety Recall Learn More” banner at the bottom of the page for more information.
Retail: Sold at Best Buy, Target and The Home Depot stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com, Adorama.com, Bedbathandbeyond.com, Cosori.com, eBay.com, Homegoods.com, Kohls.com, Lowes.com, Macys.com, QVC.com, Staples.com, Vesync.com, Walmart.com, Wayfair.com, Wellbots.com and Woot.com from June 2018 through December 2022 for between $70 and $130.