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Recall: Keurig MINI Plus Brewing Systems

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On 2014-12-23, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Keurig MINI Plus Brewing Systems due to a potential burn hazard. This product sold new beginning in December 2009 for about $100.

About 7 million units are involved in this Keurig tea brewer recall. Instance(s) of injuries have been reported. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.

This was the 2nd recall of products in the Coffee Makers & Tea Kettles category in 2014. Since 2005, there have been approximately 40 similar recalls, involving about 18 million product units.

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Keurig MINI Plus Brewing Systems
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Image of Recalled Identification number is located on a white sticker on the bottom of the brewers 253489
Image of Example of a recalled serial number located on white sticker on the bottom of the brewers 237242
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Company Contact Information:

Website: keurig.com
Phone: (844) 255-7886

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What is the problem?

Water can overheat during brewing, spray out and burn consumers.

Instance(s) of injuries have been reported.

How can I tell if I own this product?

This recall involves Keurig MINI Plus Brewing System with model number K10 (previously identified as model number B31). Recalled brewers have an identification number starting with "31" followed by a range of numbers printed on a white sticker on the bottom of the brewer. They are single-serve, hot beverage brewers and were sold in 13 different colors with silver trim. Colors include black, red, white, cobalt blue, aqua blue, purple, platinum, emerald, yellow, orchid, bayberry, mauve and poinciana. The recalled brewers measure about 11 inches tall, have a "Brew" button, three cup size brewing options (6 oz., 8 oz. and 10 oz.), and a removable drip tray. The water tank is located on top of the unit towards the back. K10 is marked on the packaging. Recalled units were produced between December 2009 and July 2014 and can be identified by the serial number printed on a white sticker on the bottom of the brewer:

Keurig MINI Plus Brewing System Serial Number Ranges
31.0001.0000001 through 31.0001.0010328
31.0002.0000001 through 31.0002.0081312
31.0003.0000001 through 31.0003.0010328
31.0004.0000001 through 31.0004.0263772
31.0014.0000001 through 31.0014.0001250
31.0015.0000001 through 31.0015.0001250
31.1000.0000001 through 31.1000.0015984
31.1002.0000001 through 31.1002.0002664
31.2001.0000001 through 31.2001.0174310
31.2002.0000001 through 31.2002.0745280
31.2004.0000001 through 31.2004.1156585
31.2015.0000001 through 31.2015.0081287
31.2017.0000001 through 31.2017.0047310
31.2019.0000001 through 31.2019.0117035
31.2020.0000001 through 31.2020.0019028
31.2021.0000001 through 31.2021.0076016
31.2022.0000001 through 31.2022.0022444
31.2030.0000001 through 31.2030.0032028
31.2033.0000001 through 31.2033.0018685
31.2034.0000001 through 31.2034.0016074
31.2035.0000001 through 31.2035.0013366
31.3000.0000340 through 31.3000.1524059
31.3001.0000001 through 31.3001.0021252
31.3001.0000001 through 31.3001.0021252
31.3002.0000001 through 31.3002.0510030
31.3004.0000001 through 31.3004.0016532


This product was also recalled in Canada. Health Canada's press release is available at http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2014/43015r-eng.php

These items were sold new+ at Kmart, Kohl's, Target, Walmart and other retailers nationwide, and online at www.keurig.com,  www.greenmountaincoffee.com and www.keurig.ca from December 2009 through December 2014 for about $100.

What should I do if I own this recalled product?

First, stop using the item.

Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company's remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click "I Own THIS Item" to continue.

The CPSC provides the following remedy information:

Consumers should contact Keurig for a free repair. While waiting for a free repair, consumers can contact Keurig about steps to avoid a burn injury. 

Keurig Green Mountain toll-free at (844) 255-7886 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET, and from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET on Saturday or Sunday or online at www.keurig.com and click on "Product Recall" for more information.

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Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date

Keurig has received about 200 reports of hot liquid escaping from the brewer, including 90 reports of burn-related injuries.

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+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.

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