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Coffee Maker
Kitchen
Appliances
Electric Coffee Makers or Teapots (217)
CONAIR CORPORATION    
CuisinArt
DGB-700BC
50603Y
Unknown
 
Unknown 
Conair
Unspecified
8/1/2015 This date is an estimate
The consumer indicates that the product in question was sent by the manufacturer approximately three weeks ago as a replacement of the original unit purchased (retailer: Bed, Bath & Beyond), which was overheating as well.

08/23/2015 - The consumer indicates that he made a pot of coffee. The consumer states that he noticed the coffee boiling and smoke was coming from the unit approximately forty-five minutes after the coffee was made. The consumer unplugged the unit immediately and no fire occurred.

The unit stays on for approximately two hours after brewing and then automatically shuts off.

08/24/2015 - The consumer contacted the manufacturer and explained what happened. The representative he spoke to seemed uninterested in the matter. He was informed that he would have to pay shipping to send the defective unit back for testing as well as shipping for a replacement unit. The consumer spoke to the Supervisor as well and was given the same information.

The consumer has no injuries to report. The consumer believes this product poses a safety hazard.
8/23/2015
Home/Apartment/Condominium 
Incident, No Injury
Unspecified
Unspecified
Unspecified
Yes
No
No
Yes
N/A

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