Hotpoint DWF3 and DC26 Dishwashers Recall

18 November 2013

Risk

An electrical component in the dishwasher models listed may fail, leading to overheating and the possibility of the appliance catching fire.

Description

Hotpoint DWF3 series and DC26 dishwashers manufactured between January 1999 to September 2003 and sold in the UK. See image for further details as to where to locate the model number. 

What To Do

If your dishwasher is one affected then call Hotpoint's dedicated Customer Service line on:

08442 412574

Or at 

dwf@remove-this.hotpoint.co.uk

Hotpoint will then arrange to send an engineer to visit and repair your dishwasher, free of charge. It is highly recommended that until the repair has been performed that the dishwasher is not used.

Hotpoint's web page for this recall is at: 

http://www.hotpointservice.co.uk/dwf/

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

Hotpoint dishwashers with the following model numbers are affected:

DWF30

DWF31

DWF32

DWF33

DWF34

DWF35

DWF37

DC26

Recall date 18 Nov 2013
Categories Kitchen Appliances
Brands Hotpoint