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top-loading washing machine
Home Maintenance and Structures
Laundry, Fabric Care & Sewing
Washing Machines, Other or Not Specified (140)
LG Electronics, USA    
LG
WT5101HV
101KWQW03108
 
 
Pacific Appliances
California
Washing machine exploded while washing sheets, parts flied out denting other appliances near by, top part of the machine came loose, water spilled out.
1/19/2019
Home/Apartment/Condominium 
Incident, No Injury
Unspecified
Unspecified
Unspecified
Yes
No
No
Filed a report with manufacturer, waiting for a reply.
Yes
N/A
Comment from LG Electronics, USA 2/6/2019
This product was previously recalled. Please discontinue its use and review the recall notice at http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2013/LG-Recalls-Top-Loading-Washing-Machines-Due-to-Risk-of-Injury/
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2019-01-19 11.23.01.jpg picture taken after washer exploded, the force roated the machine more than 90 degrees

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