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Kenmore Elite Washing Machine: Model 79629278000
S/N 012KWDJ00386
120V 60Hz 10A
Home Maintenance and Structures
Laundry, Fabric Care & Sewing
Washing Machines, Other or Not Specified (140)
Sears Holdings Management Corporation    
Kenmore
79629278000
012KWDJ00386
1/17/2011  
 
Sears
New Mexico
1/17/2011
Kenmore Elite Washing Machine: Model number 796-29278000

Imploded, due to unbalanced load and would not stop (King size blanket). The machine proceeded to hit the wall of my laundry room creating a medium hole in the wall. The top of the washing machine also became disconnected from the rest of the machine. Luckily no one was hurt. It has been very difficult for Sears/Kenmore to resolve the situation.
9/3/2016
Home/Apartment/Condominium 
Incident, No Injury
Self
Unspecified
Unspecified
Yes
No
No
Recall department had no information on this product. Sears/Kenmore is having me pay $79 service fee to have a technician come and look at this product
Yes
N/A
Comment from Sears Holdings Management Corporation 9/21/2016
This product has been recalled. Please refer to the recall notification for assistance.
https://www.cpsc.gov/en/recalls/2013/lg-recalls-top-loading-washing-machines-due-to-risk-of-injury/
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20160908_214255.jpg Hole in Consumers Wall

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