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Soleus Air Dehumidifier, Model # SG-DEH-45-1A, Date code MD000100511000
Home Maintenance and Structures
Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning
Dehumidifiers (306)
Gree Electric Appliances, Inc. of Zhuhai    
Soleus Air
SG-DEH-45-1A
72000000911
647568561835
10/5/2011  
MD000100511000 
We own a Soleus Air Dehumidifier Model #SG-DEH-45-1A. It overheated and started smoking. The plastic was melting and we experienced extremely strong fume as well as burning smells. I am not sure if it was on fire but there was a thick haze in the room.
6/1/2016
Home/Apartment/Condominium 
Incident, No Injury
Self
Female
Unspecified
No
No
No
I submitted a report to Gree Dehumidifier Recall online
Yes
N/A
Comment from Gree Electric Appliances, Inc. of Zhuhai 6/21/2016
Gree Electric Appliances, Inc. of Zhuhai (“Gree”) takes all reports of dehumidifier incidents very seriously and encourages all consumers to comply with the terms of the recall notice available at http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2013/Gree-Recalls-12-Brands-of-Dehumidifiers/. Gree will continue to investigate all reported issues concerning dehumidifiers manufactured by Gree.

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