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How do I find out if there has been any type of recall connected to my piece of **** Jenn-Air JBL2088HES Fridge?

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  • UnclePoPo Mar 12, 2011

    The resource you have pointed out is as you have stated, referring to Jenn-Air appliances and even some of the fridge models. I had already scoured that area for my particular model and found nothing. Are you saying that if I found nothing on that site, then in fact there is no recall related to my unit?

    The other part of my question that for some reason, clearly didn't show up in the field with my original question is in regards to the fact I have a fridge sealed unit failure and the unit is although over the 5 year age from actual manufacture date, only just a few months and failed. Does a call to customer service and possible escalation sound like something that makes sense or are these people just about damage control and playing the numbers. A fridge that cost over 3k should last at least 10 years in my mind.

    My original question sat in cue for around 20 minutes before it appeared to send off? Maybe somehow it was too long or something. I thought you overlooked the other half of my question until I referred to the original field. Sorry about that.

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Go here http://www.consumeraffairs.com/recalls04/2009/maytag.html and you should find more than enough info on what you seek.

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  • UnclePoPo Mar 12, 2011

    That doesn't help me. If you would have looked at the page you refered me to, it clearly states the bottom freezer style fridge is not part of the recall. Thanks anyway

  • Joseph Midjette Sr.
    Joseph Midjette Sr. Mar 12, 2011

    The main site of concern is consumer affairs. You need to do some research on your product. I directed you to the place you need to look to find any recalls on your product if there are any. The page did have Jenn-Air listed so from there you can find additional info on that Maker.

  • Joseph Midjette Sr.
    Joseph Midjette Sr. Mar 12, 2011

    If there was a recall you can surely call consumer affairs or even customer service. If the unit is out of warranty even by a few months there will most likely not be much you can do unless you can somehow prove failure of a component before warrantee expiration. I agree that with the price paid there should be a longer warantee on the unit. I would check all of the fine print in the warrantee to see exactly what is covered and for how long. 5 years does not neccessarily cover the whole thing. Most often than not with any product there are longer coverages for specific parts.



    I wish you luck.

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