NORTHWEST ARKANSAS (KNWA/KFTA) — The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission recalled 663,500 Samsung Top-Load Washing Machines on Dec. 22.
Samsung has reported over 50 reports of smoking, melting, overheating or fire involving the washers below.
The CPSC states that washing machines can short-circuit and overheat, posing a fire hazard. This can be fixed through a software update.
More information on what to do and how to do the update can be found here.