Recall Alert LogoVitamix Low-Profile Blender Container

Vitamix has issued a recall of the Vitamix 64-ounce Low-Profile Container because the blade can apparently break.  According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, “the blade can break, creating a laceration hazard to consumers.”

Product Information:

  • Product Name: Vitamix 64-ounce Low-Profile Container
  • Manufacturer: Vita-Mix Corporation of Cleveland, Ohio
  • Units Recalled: About 165,000 in the United States and 4,300 in Canada
  • Places Sold:
    • Major retailers nationwide
    • Online at vitamix.com
  • Product Description: Vitamix 64-ounce Low-Profile containers with blade part number 103208 A and blade date codes 03-12 through 07-13.  The container was sold with the following Vitamix blender models:
    • Vitamix blender model 7500
    • Professional Series 300
    • Professional Series 750 
  • Dates Sold: From April 2012 to August 2013
  • Price:
    • About $529 to $749 with different model base
    • $149 for only the container

Injuries and Incidents To Date:

  • To date, 18 reports of blades breaking have been reported
  • To date, there have been no reports of injuries

Free Repair:

If you or a loved one has purchased the recalled Vitamix Low-Profile Blender Container, you should immediately stop using the recalled container.  You should contact Vitamix for instructions on how to receive a free repair of the container.

Additional Information:

For information on the recall, consumers may contact Vitamix toll-free at (888) 350-4386.  Consumers may also contact The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) by calling (800) 638-2772.

What to Do if You Have Been Affected by a Recalled Product?

If you or a loved one has become injured as a result of these recalled Vitamix Low-Profile Blender Container, you may be entitled to compensation.  It would be beneficial to speak to an attorney specializing in products liability.