walmart recalls rival water kettle

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About 1.2 million


This recall involves Rival brand electric water kettles with model numbers WK8283CU and WK8283CUY.  The model numbers are printed on a product label on the underside of the water kettle. The white plastic water kettles were sold with a warming base and a pitcher. A window on the side pitcher has markings that measure the water levels. “Rival” is printed beneath the window.


Walmart has received 80 reports of incidents, including seven reports of burns.


Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled kettle and return it to any Walmart store for a full refund.

Sold exclusively at

Walmart stores nationwide and online at from March 2011 through October 2015 for about $14.


Wal-Mart Stores Inc., of Bentonville, Ark.


Wal-Mart Stores Inc., of Bentonville, Ark.

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