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Israel Fire and Rescue Service on October 16, 2011

The BISSELL company has issued a recall of its wet-dry vacuum cleaner due to a possible malfunction in the battery control card circuit that poses a danger of overheating and a risk of fire.

The company is asking its customers to return the cordless multi-surface vacuum cleaner, product model 2582N to the store from which it was purchased, Economy and Industry Ministry Commissioner for Standardization Igor Duskalovitz said.


No injuries have been reported thus far; the fault was discovered during the company’s quality control testing and inspection process in the United States.

The returned product will be replaced free of charge with a new, upgraded BISSELL MAX 2765N model, according to BISSELL and the Hamilton Electric and Electronics company which markets the product in Israel.

Customers are asked to contact the service stations listed on the website: to return the product.

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Hana Levi Julian is a Middle East news analyst with a degree in Mass Communication and Journalism from Southern Connecticut State University. A past columnist with The Jewish Press and senior editor at Arutz 7, Ms. Julian has written for, and other media outlets, in addition to her years working in broadcast journalism.