Hotpoint Dishwashers Recall

15 April 2013


Hotpoint is recalling some Hotpoint Dishwashers because a component may overheat and catch fire.

Hotpoint say that there have not been any injuries caused by these dishwashers but they have caused damage to customers' property.

Hotpoint has not said which component it is that overheats and catches fire but they have said that it would only occur whilst the machine is in use.


Models affected

The Hotpoint Dishwashers affected by this recall are:-

  • Models Hotpoint FDW20 / Hotpoint FDW60 / Hotpoint FDW65A
  • They were manufactured between June 2006 and March 2007
  • They have serial numbers in a range between 60601xxxx and 70331xxxx (where xxxx is any character)

NOTE – You can find the model and serial numbers on the inside edge of the dishwasher door.


Hotpoint FDW20/FDW60/FDW65A dishwashers.