What are the defects?
A potential fault with a solder joint in a circuit board used in the products. In certain circumstances, this fault could result in the circuit board overheating, creating a potential fire hazard.
What are the hazards?
What should consumers do?
Customers with these affected products are requested to contact the Customer Information Line on 1800 506 154 to arrange an appointment. LG service representatives will visit the customer to replace the circuit board at no charge. Prior to calling, customers are asked to record their model and serial numbers to provide to LG's Customer Information Line. Further information is available from the LG Customer Information Line or visit www.lge.com.au/recall. Please note that in September 2005 LG recalled the same models with serial numbers commencing 111 to 306. If you contacted LG following the 2005 recall, and had your machine repaired, no further action is required. If you did not contact LG following that recall, you should do so now.
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.