Hagemeyer—Omega & Smeg Dishwashers (RE-ANNOUNCED)

Identifying features

The affected dishwashers have a 9-digit serial number ending in either 0,1,2,3,8 or 9. The serial number is located on the inside edge of the dishwasher door on the right hand side.

What are the defects?

A plastic-coated capacitor fitted to the dishwashers in question has a potential to overheat, leading to a failure of the dishwasher and possible water, smoke and/or heat damage.

What are the hazards?

Overheating

What should consumers do?

Customers should first identify whether they have the affected model and then call on 1300 739 033 or 1300 768 112 (9am to 5pm Monday to Friday) for instructions. Further details of the recall can be found at the following web address: http://www.omegaappliances.com.au/recalls.aspx

Supplier
Hagemeyer Brands Australia Pty Limited
Where the product was sold
Nationally

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Product category