Electrolux, AEG and Zanussi Dishwashers Recall

17 March 2008

Risk

A purchased connector component presents a potential risk of fire in some series of Electrolux, AEG-Electrolux and Zanussi-Electrolux dishwashers.

Description

What To Do

The Model (Mod), PNC and Serial Number (S.N.) of the dishwasher are printed on the rating plate on the right side of the dishwasher door as indicated in the drawing. The location of the rating plate is also shown in the user guide that came with the appliance. If the model number matches one in the table below and falls into the given serial range then the dishwasher is an affected model.

OWNERS OF THE ABOVE APPLIANCES MUST ACT IMMEDIATELY ON THIS SAFETY NOTICE

Consumers owning one of these dishwashers should contact the Hotline on 0800 707 6258 between 8.00am and 6.00pm Monday to Friday, or between 9.00am and 5.00pm Saturday and Sunday, or complete the coupon below in order to arrange for a free-of-charge visit from a an engineer to rectify the fault.

Please note: If you are the owner of an affected model you must stop using your dishwasher and switch off the appliance.

This safety notice does not affect any other Electrolux, AEG-Electrolux or Zanussi-Electrolux appliance. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your co-operation.

To: Freepost RRUK-ECTG-TLXS, Electrolux Major Appliances, Addington Way, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU4 9QQ

Name.................................... Model. No...........................
Address ..........................................................................
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Home Tel. No.......................... Daytime Tel. No.................

 

Electrical Safety First recommends that anyone who discovers they have an electrical item that has been recalled should stop using it until it has been checked by the manufacturer.

Model numbers

No product bought before June 2006 is affected. Models with this potential problem are listed in the table below.

Brand

Model

PNC

Electolux

ESF46010

911616240

ESF46010S

911616241

ESF66010

911916312

ESF66010S

911916313

AEG-Electrolux

F440801D

911925623

F440801M

911925601

F440801VV

911925624

F50765*

911916296

F50870

911916618

F50870M

911916619

F54750

911615221

Zanussi-Electroluxux

ZDF601

911916269

ZDF601K

911916270

ZDF601M

911916281

ZDF601S

911916271

Only the following serial numbers are affected: 62400001 to 72399999 (*except AEG-Electrolux model F50765, serial numbers affected are 62400001 to 62799999 and 64100001 to 7079999 and 71700001 to 72399999)

Recall date 17 Mar 2008
Categories Kitchen Appliances
Brands Zanussi-Electrolux