WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. **
Name of Product: **GE Profile™ Freestanding Dual Fuel Ranges
**Units: **About 28,000
**Manufacturer: **GE Consumer & Industrial, of Louisville, Ky.
**Hazard: **The wiring in the rear of the range can overheat, posing a fire and burn hazard to consumers.
**Incidents/Injuries: **GE is aware of 47 reports of overheated wiring, including 33 reports of wiring that caught fire. Of these, one fire caused structural damage to the home and there have been 14 reports of minor property damage. No injuries have been reported.
**Description: **This recall involves GE Profile 30” Freestanding Duel(sic) Fuel ranges. The ranges were sold in white, black, bisque and stainless steel. The following model and serial numbers can be found on the left inside corner of the bottom drawer.
BrandModel Number Begins With:Serial Number Begins With:
GE ProfileJ2B900LD, MD, RD, SD, TD, VD, ZD, AF, DF, FF, GF, HF, LF, MF
GE ProfileJ2B915MF, RF, SF, TF, VF, ZF, AG, DG, FG, GG, HG, LG, MG, RG, SG, TG, VG, ZG
**Sold at: **Department and appliance stores nationwide from June 2002 through December 2005 for between $1,300 and $2,000.