Glen Dimplex Australia Pty Ltd—Portable Air Conditioner Models GDC18RWA & GDC18RBA

Identifying features

Affected serial numbers: Products manufactured in 2009 - 93800001-93801000, 94000001-94001068, 94600001-94601750 and 95000001-95001068.

What are the defects?

If used for an extended duration there is the potential for the motor capacitor to overheat.

What are the hazards?

Potential fire or smoke hazard if the product was to overheat.

What should consumers do?

Cease use of the Portable Air Conditioner immediately and contact Glen Dimplex Australia on 1300 556 816 between 8.30am–5.00pm EST (Mon – Fri) or email techservau@glendimplex.com.au. Glen Dimplex will arrange for the product to be collected and replaced with an equivalent model.

Traders who sold this product

Harvey Norman, Good Guys, Betta Electrical, Bi Rite, Retravision, Radio Rentals, Clive Peeters, Clive Anthonys, Domayne, Joyce Mayne, Kambos, Porters, Rick Hart, AGL and Origin Energy

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 January 2009 - 31 December 2011

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Energy Safe (VIC) is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Energy Safe (VIC)