Do you have a Instant Pot multicooker in your home? You may want to check if it is one of a few listed as faulty.
An Instant Pot user posted photos on Facebook saying that after using it just 4 times the bottom of the machine melted and burned some of the wires instead.
Contact 13 reached out to Instant Pot about the claims and it turns out this isn't an isolated incident. "We have received a small number of reports the Gem 65 8-in-1 multicooker overheating, resulting in localized melting damage to the underside of the product," said Instant Pot.
There's no official recall for the cooker but the company says if your Instant Pot has one of the following numbers on the bottom it should be returned.
- Reports say Instant Pot cookers overheating, melting
- Tax cuts risk overheating U.S. economy, warns Fed official
- Fed's Powell sees 'no evidence' the US economy is overheating
- Michelle Obama's Valentine's Day playlist melts hearts
- Bush remembers McCain: Rivalry melted away
- Overheated engine oil warning causes Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner's helicopter to land
- India inches closer to criminalizing Muslim practice of instant divorce
- Couple gets instant family with birth of quadruplets
- 2017 political moments sure to melt the heart
- 'Melt ICE' statue base vandalized with pro-migrant phrases