Apparently two consumers told NHTSA that the "electric seat warmer burned through the fabric of the of the seat cover and produced a burn hole of approximately 2 to 3 inches in diameter" at the outside edge of the driver's seat. The uncontrolled heating issues resulting in a "smoldering of the seat pad and upholstery," according to investigator's reports and one consumer reported a minor burn as a result of the hot seat warmer.
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