Cuisinart 7-Cup (1.75 L) Food Processor

Starting date:
August 6, 2013
Posting date:
August 6, 2013
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Household Items, Appliances
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety, Physical Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-34865

Affected products

Cuisinart 7-Cup (1.75 L) Food Processor

Product description

This recall involves the Cuisinart 7-Cup (1.75 L) Food Processor with the following model numbers and UPC. The units come in silver and black chrome. The model number can be found on the bottom of the food processor.

Food processors affected by this recall
Brand Model Numbers UPC
Cuisinart MFP-107BCC 068459080301
MFP-107BCHC 068459093462

Hazard identified

If the user overfills the work bowl when using the slicing portion of the reversible slicing / shredding disc of the product, the disc can possibly rise and cause the cutting blade to strike the inner portion of the cover when the unit is running and may create a potential laceration hazard.

Conair Consumer Products ULC has received three reports relating to the reversible/shredding disc in Canada. No injuries have been reported.

Health Canada has not received any reports of incidents or injuries related to the use of these food processors.

Number sold

Approximately 6,598 units of the recalled food processors were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled food processors were sold from October 2012 to July 2013.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China

Companies

Importer
Conair Consumer Products ULC
Woodbridge
CANADA

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What you should do

Consumers should stop using the recalled food processors immediately and contact Conair Consumer Products ULC to receive a replacement lid and reversible slicing/shredding disc.

For more information, consumers may contact Conair Consumer Products ULC toll-free at 1-866-729-2389, by email or visit the Cuisinart website.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.