Miele Australia Pty Ltd—S5980 and Revolution Power Plus 5000 vacuum cleaners
What are the defects?
Under extreme power supply circumstances and extended standby mode operation (initiated by the switch on the handle or the parking system) an internal electronic component may over heat and fail. In exceptional circumstances this heat may damage the external casing.
What are the hazards?
What should consumers do?
Customers with either of the above models should call Miele for a free of charge component upgrade at their convenience on 1800 332 542 (toll free) during normal business hours 8.30am - 5.00pm Monday to Friday.
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.