Hotpoint DWF3 series and DC26 series dishwasher safety alert
September 2, 2013
Hotpoint has issued a safety alert on Hotpoint DWF3 series and DC26 series dishwashers.
Hotpoint is aware of a small number of cases of dishwashers where an electrical component has failed. This may lead to overheating and in rare cases cause a potential fire hazard. A total of 13,669 of these branded dishwashers have been sold in Ireland between 1999 and mid 2003 through a number of retail outlets.
No other Hotpoint dishwashers are affected by this safety alert.
What to do:
- Check the model number of your Hotpoint dishwasher. This can be found on a sticker on the inside of the door. The model numbers are also found on the front of the appliance. As a precaution, make sure the appliance is turned off. The affected model numbers are:
- If you have one of these models, or if you are unsure if you do, call Hotpoint’s customer service line on 0818 776188, (Monday to Friday 08:30am to 5:00pm), or contact Hotpoint by email at DWFfirstname.lastname@example.org.