Fire hazard prompts recall of 1.6 million refrigerators

Maytag is recalling more than 1.6 million refrigerators because of a potential fire hazard.

The recall includes certain Maytag, Jenn-Air, Amana, Admiral, Magic Chef, Performa by Maytag and Crosley brand Rrfrigerators.

It involves side-by-side models and top freezer models.

Maytag says there have been more than 40 reports of electrical fires related to these refrigerators.

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