Viking Range LLC, of Greenwood, Miss. is recalling approximately 750 Viking 42-inch and 48-inch built-in side-by-side refrigerator freezers with in-door water and ice dispensers. Electrical connectors in the refrigerator freezer wiring harness can overheat, posing a fire hazard.
The recalled refrigerator freezers come in a variety of colors, stainless steel or a custom finish. They were manufactured between October 2012 and May 2013 and have the model numbers listed below.
The first six numbers in the serial number are the manufacture date of the unit in MM/DD/YY format. Both sizes of refrigerator freezers have a serial number/date code range from 101712 through 052913. The model and serial numbers are located inside the refrigerators on a label on the ceiling behind the light housing.
Affected owners can call Viking toll-free at (877) 266-1086 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.vikingrange.com and click on Safety Recall Information on the bottom right side of the page.