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Double Insight recalls certain multicookers after reports of overheating, melting

Posted: 3:17 PM, Feb 21, 2018
Updated: 2018-03-02 16:38:07Z
Reports say Instant Pot cookers overheating
Reports say Instant Pot cookers overheating

Do you have a Double Insight multicooker in your home? You may want to check if it is one of a few listed as faulty.

Double Insight recalled about 100,000 Gem 65 8-in-1 multicookers after the company received 107 reports of overheating with five resulting in property damage. No one has been injured. The multicookers were only sold at Walmart, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. 

Although the recall is considered voluntary, the company says if your multicooker has one of the following numbers on the bottom, it should be returned.

  • 1728
  • 1730
  • 1731
  • 1734
  • 1746

For more information, call Double Insight at 888-891-1473 from 8:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET on Saturday or Sunday.