Water Pik, Inc. is voluntarily recalling its Sonic-Fusion flossing toothbrush because the charging base may overheat with localized melting and sparking, possibly causing fire, shock or burns. Water Pik, Inc. has received consumer reports of product malfunctioning in the U.S. The recall is applicable only to Sonic-Fusion products. All other Waterpik brand flossers and toothbrushes are not affected.
The following models have been recalled:
- SF-01 SF01 17 06 01 through SF01 18 06 28
- SF-02 SF02 17 06 01 through SF02 18 06 28
The total quantity is 3,800 units. The indicated lots were distributed between June 2017 and June 2018 in all U.S. states and in Canada and limited to professional educators, key opinion leaders, trade show customers and limited direct online sales.
Consumers who have the affected units should stop using them, immediately unplug the unit, and return them to Water Pik, Inc.