. . Almost 100. 000 crock pots sold at retailers like Walmart, Target, Amazon and others are being recalled because of a risk of burns, according to U.. S.. . Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). The 6-Quart Express Crock Multi-Cookers can be pressurized if the lid is unlocked, causing food and liquids to suddenly loosen and eject. There were 119 reports of the lid being removed and 99 first to third degree burns due to the malfunction. The crock-pot recall affects 914. 430 units sold in the US. S.. . and 28. 330 in Canada at major retailers between July 2017 and November 2020, priced from $ 70 to $ 100. They were originally made between 1. July 2017 and 1. October 2018 in China by Sunbeam Products Inc. Manufactured. Related Topics: The 7 Healthiest Foods You Should Eat Right Now The recall notification advises consumers to stop using the crock-pot in pressure cooker mode to reduce the risk of injury. Slow cooking and frying are fine and shouldn't pose a risk. "Consumers should contact Crock-Pot immediately for a free replacement lid," the CPSC said in the recall announcement. "Consumers who continue to use the multicooker in pressure cooker mode while waiting for the replacement lid should ensure that the lid is securely rotated to the fully locked position by aligning the arrow on the lid with the lock symbol on the base. "The model number on the bottom of the recalled crock-pot is SCCPPC600-V1. The date codes include K196JN through K365JN and L001JN through L273JN. This is located on one of the electrical sockets and on the underside of the crock-pot base. Sign up for our daily email newsletter to stay up to date on all callbacks!