Lawsuit Investigation: Microwave Drawer Fires

May 11, 2018 Last Updated on July 22, 2021

Important Information

Attorneys working with ClassAction.org are no longer investigating this matter. The information here is for reference only. A list of open investigations and lawsuits can be viewed here.

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Case Update

July 21, 2021 – Investigation Closed, Sharp Case Settled

At A Glance

This Alert Affects:
Anyone who owns a microwave drawer oven that caught fire or had other electrical problems.
What’s Going On?
Attorneys working with ClassAction.org are investigating whether a defect is causing certain microwave drawers to catch fire.
What Brands Are Under Investigation?
Bosch, Wolf, JennAir, Thermador, Gaggenau and KitchenAid.
How Could a Class Action Lawsuit Help?
A lawsuit could help people get their money back for the microwaves, as well as the cost of repairs. It could also require the manufacturer to recall the appliance or otherwise notify consumers of the reported issue.
What Problems Have People Reported?
Smoking; a burning “electrical” smell; loud noises, such as “clicking,” “buzzing” and “popping”; and fires.