Hotpoint and Indesit Washing Machines Recall

17 December 2019

Risk

Risk of fire due to a defective door locking mechanism.

Models affected

Please see the Whirlpool page at 

https://washingmachinerecall.whirlpool.co.uk/

Hotpoint

FML 742P UK 
WMAOD 743G UK 
WMAOD 743P UK 
WMAQB 721P UK.M 
WMAQC641PUK
WMAQC 641P UK.M 
WMAQC 741G UK 
WMAQC 741P UK 
WMAQC 741P UK.M 
WMAQF 621G UK 
WMAQF 621P UK 
WMAQF 641 P UK.M 
WMAQF 721G UK 
WMAQF 721P UK.M 
WMAQG741PUK
WMAQL 621G UK 
WMBF 742G UK 
WMBF 742K UK 
WMBF 742P UK 
WMBF 742P UK.M 
WMBF 763P UK 
WMEF 722 BC UK 
WMEF 742 P UK 
WMEUF 722P UK  
WMEUF 743G UK 
WMEUF 743P UK  
WMFG741GUK
WMFG 741P UK 
WMFG 741P UK.M 
WMFUG 742 P UK.M 
WMFUG 742G UK 
WMFUG 742P UK 
WMFUG 842P UK.M 
WMJLF 842P UK 
WMJLL 742P UK 
WMSAQG 621P UK 
WMXTF 742G UK 
WMXTF 742K UK 
WMXTF 742P UK 
WMXTF 742P UK.M 
WMXTF 842P UK.M 
WMYL 7151PS UK 

 

Indesit

XWA 81252X K UK 
XWA 81252X W UK 
XWD 71452X K UK 

Please note that Whirlpool have added the following model numbers to the recall on 29/01/20:

WMAQC641PUK, WMAQG741PUK, and WMFG741GUK.

Details

Whirlpool are proactively recalling certain models of washing machines manufactured under the Hotpoint and Indesit brands between 2014 and 2018.

This is due to a defective door catch on certain models, which can overheat during use.