More than 400,000 dishwashers recalled due to fire hazards

Hundreds of thousands of dishwashers have been recalled in the US and Canada due to a fire hazard.

The Consumer Product Safety Commission issued the recall on Friday, covering about 408,000 Bosch, Gaggenau, Jenn-Air and Thermador brand name dishwashers sold in the US -- and another 61,000 sold in Canada.

The dishwashers were sold in stores and online from January 2013 to May 2015.

BSH Home Appliances says they have received five reports of power cords overheating and causing fires. No injuries have been reported from the incidents.

The affected model numbers and serial numbers can be found on the CPSC website.

Consumers may call BSH Home Appliances at 888-965-5813 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. any day, or visit the brand websites listed below for more information:

Bosch - click on Service, then Safety Notices

Gaggenau - click on Support, then Safety Notices

Jenn-Air - click on Product Recalls at the bottom of the page

Thermador - click on Customer Care, then Safety Notices

The recall number is 18-013.

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