Electrolux—Electrolux Dishlex and Westinghouse Dishwashers
What are the defects?
A wire connector within the appliance may, in extreme cases, overheat and cause a small self-contained fire or melting of plastic components within the control panel. Product failure will result.
What are the hazards?
What should consumers do?
If you own one of these dishwashers, please have the model and serial number ready and the toll free number 1800 001 218 to register your details during the following hours: Monday to Friday: 9am and 6pm EST and weekends 8am and 1pm EST. Electrolux will make arrangements for a service technician to call and check your appliance free of charge.
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.