Indesit Company S.p.A.—Ariston and Indesit Domestic Tumble Dryers

Identifying features

• Product type - Condenser, Commercial code 35324, Model ASL70CX(AUS), Serial numbers - all
• Product type - Condenser, Commercial code 51894, Model ASL700CX(AUS), Serial numbers – all
• Product type - Condenser, Commerical code 62496, Model AQCF851BU(AUS), Serial numbers – all
• Product type - Condenser, Commercial code 78486, Model TCF87B6H1(AUS), Serial numbers – below 507319999
• Product type - Condenser, Commercial code 81896, Model AQC8BF7T1(AUS), Serial numbers - below 506309999
• Product type - Vented, Commercial code 36302, Model AS60VX(AUS), Serial numbers – all
• Product type - Vented, Commercial code 44368, Model IS60V(AUSA), Serial numbers – all
• Product type - Vented, Commercial code 51895, Model AS600VX(AUS), Serial numbers – all
• Product type - Vented, Commercial code 62980, Model IDV65(AUS), Serial numbers - all
• Product type - Vented, Commercial code 78487, Model TVF75C6H1(AUS), Serial numbers - below 507319999
• Product type - Vented, Commercial code 82515, Model IDVA735X(AUS), Serial numbers - below 509159999

What are the defects?

There is potential for lint/fluff to dislodge from the rear drum seal, fall near the dryer heater and become ignited.

What are the hazards?

If the lint/fluff is ignited this poses a potential fire hazard.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using the product immediately and contact Arisit Pty Ltd on 1300 762 219 between the hours of operation (Monday-Friday 8:30am to 5pm) or email ariston.dryer@arisit.com to arrange for an engineer to visit to modify the dryer, free of charge.

Traders who sold this product

Harvey Norman and Retravision

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 August 2005 - 30 April 2008
  • 1 May 2008 - 30 April 2013
  • 1 December 2009 - 31 August 2012
  • 1 April 2012 - 31 July 2015
  • 1 October 2013 - 30 June 2015
  • 1 July 2005 - 31 March 2008
  • 1 February 2007 - 31 March 2008
  • 1 May 2008 - 31 March 2013
  • 1 April 2009 - 30 April 2012
  • 1 April 2012 - 31 July 2015
  • 1 April 2013 - 30 September 2015

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

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