Espresso machines recalled for fire hazard
March 30, 2006
The U.S. Consumer
Product Safety Commission, in cooperation
with Eugster/Frismag AG, of Switzerland,
has announced a recall of Jura
Impressa Automatic Coffee Center Espresso
Machines. Consumers should stop using recalled
products immediately unless otherwise instructed.
The electrical connectors in the espresso
machine can erode, posing a fire hazard.
The Automatic Coffee Centers have E50,
E55, E70 or E75 printed in large type on
the front panel and model number 12941, 13035,
13085 or 13088 printed on the bottom of the
machine. These machines grind, compact ground
coffee, pressure brew, stop automatically,
and discard the used coffee grounds. They
can also dispense hot water for tea and hot
steam to froth and steam milk.
Consumers should stop using the recalled
espresso machines immediately, and contact
Jura-Capresso to arrange for a free wire
For additional information, contact Jura-Capresso
toll-free at (888) 406-4440 between 8:30 a.m.
and 9:00 p.m. EST Monday through Friday and
between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Saturday, or
visit the firm's