Dishwasher Fire Safety Guidelines

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Dishwasher fires are not the most common appliance-related fires. However, dishwasher fires can still occur due to electrical problems, faulty components, or if the machine was not used and maintained properly. The main cause of dishwasher fires is moisture contacting the wires, so make sure internal components don’t leak, and perform regular checks at least once a year. Here are more tips for preventing dishwasher fires:

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Last edited on 2nd of July 2018