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NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Wal-Mart (Stock Quote: WMT) recalled approximately 250,000 General Electric food processors Wednesday based on findings that they pose both a laceration and fire risk, the U.S. Product Safety Commission said.

The recall involves GE-branded digital, 14-cup food processors, which are black with a stainless steel trim and have the model number 169203 imprinted underneath the unit. They were sold exclusively at Walmarts nationwide and on from September 2009 through February 2011 for about $50.

According to the CPSC, the safety interlock system on the food processor can fail and using the machine without a secured lid can cut the user.  Additionally, the product can emit smoke or even catch fire, posing a burn risk.

Wal-Mart said it has received a total of 58 incident reports: 21 reports on lidless operation of the food processors resulted in injuries to the fingertips and three of the 34 reports of a smoking unit led to fires.

Consumers are being advised to stop using the food processors immediately and return them to their local Walmart for a full refund. Those with questions can contact Wal-Mart customer service toll free at (877) 207-0923 between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit the company’s website.

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