Air fryers, air fryer ovens recalled due to fire, burn hazards

Products sold at Best Buy stores nationwide & online

Best Buy has recalled thousands of air fryers and air fryer ovens due to fire and burn hazards, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.

The recall involves the Insignia Digital Air Fryers, Insignia Analog Air Fryers and Insignia Digital Air Fryer Ovens -- model numbers NS-AF32DBK9, NS-AF32MBK9, NS-AF50MBK9, NS-AF53DSS0, NS-AF53MSS0, NS-AF55DBK9, NS-AFO6DBK1 and NS-AFO6DSS1.

About 635,000 units were sold between November 2018 and February 2022 at stores nationwide and online.

Best Buy has received 68 reports from U.S. consumers and 36 reports from Canadian consumers of the air fryers or air fryer ovens catching fire, burning or melting, according to CPSC. Seven of those cases involved minor property damage, and there were two reports of injuries, including an injury to a child’s leg, according to CPSC.

Consumers can return the fryer for store credit.

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