RECALL ALERT FROM THE CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION:
Hot pieces of the waffle or stuffing can be expelled from the waffle maker during use or upon opening the product, posing a burn risk to consumers.
This recall involves PowerXL Model ESWM02 (five inch) and Model ESWM03 (seven inch) Stuffed Wafflizer waffle makers. The waffle makers were sold in 11 colors including black, white, red, cinnamon, gray, lavender, lemon, ocean, slate, seafoam and sage. The PowerXL logo is located on top of the waffle maker. The product measures approximately 5 inches in diameter (Model ESWM02), or 7 inches in diameter (Model ESWM03). The model numbers and date codes are printed on a tag attached to the power cord, with all date codes included in this recall.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled PowerXL Model ESWM02 (five inch) and Model ESWM03 (seven inch) Stuffed Wafflizer waffle makers and contact Empower Brands to receive a free latch adaptor part and written instructions to complete the repair.
The firm has received 44 reports of incidents including 34 burn injuries with three requiring medical attention.
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How to identify if your product is affected by this recall:
- This recall only affects Wafflizer Models ESWM02 and ESWM03. You can check the model of affected Wafflizer waffle makers by looking at the rating label. The rating label is located on a tab on the power cord.
If you have a Wafflizer that is affected by this recall, immediately stop using the recalled product.
You may register for this recall by clicking the “Register” button below to receive a free latch adapter clip. If you have questions or concerns, you may call the recall assistance helpline toll-free at 1-866-276-0063.
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