InSinkErator Recalls Single Outlet SinkTop Switches Due to Fire Hazard

In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, InSinkErator is undertaking a voluntary corrective action plan that affects the products listed below.  These Single Outlet SinkTop Switches can overheat if water gets into the power module and could pose a fire hazard.

If you are a contractor, wholesaler or distributor, please call: 1-855-215-5695.

Listed below are the 4 Model numbers affected by this recall:


Model Number:  74300

Model Number:  76703

Model Number:  78251

Model Number:  STS-SOSN


1.    If you have a disposer that plugs directly into a switched outlet, this corrective action does not apply to you and no action is necessary.  If you have a SinkTop switch for your disposer, you need to determine if you have an affected model.

2.    Determine where your disposer is plugged in and see if the disposer is plugged into the power module for the SinkTop Switch.  See the pictures below for an example.


Single Outlet

If it is plugged into a single outlet power module (pictured below), unplug the power module and check the label on the back to confirm your module shows one of the listed model numbers. If so, leave your power module unplugged and follow the corrective action instructions below.

Dual Outlet

If your SinkTop Switch is it is plugged into a  dual outlet SinkTop switch (see the picture below for an example), then your item is NOT AFFECTED and corrective action is not required.


To determine if your product is affected and begin the registration process, please enter the product information below.

Step 1:  Please enter your product information below.  Repeat this step for up to 3 products.

*Model Number

*Date Code (this is the 4 number sequence to the right of the Model Number)


Add to List

Step 2:  Verify the information below is correct.  Once you have entered all of your data, please click on the Register your Models link.  You may only enter a total of 3 products.  If you need to register more than 3 products, please call 1-855-215-5695 to speak to a representative.

Model Number
Date Code