Fisher & Paykel—Refrigerators

PRA number

2003/6371

Published date

Product description

Models: N510T, E521T, C520 & E440T. The products at risk were manufactured between May 1997 and September 1998 and have serial numbers starting with the letters AAC, AEC, AFC, AHC, AIC, APC, ARC, ASC, AYC, LAC, LEC, LKC, LLC, LPC, LRC, LUC & LYC.

What are the defects?

The bottom hinge bracket (bottom doors) may fracture. It is possible that as a consequence of this failure the refrigerator door may fall off, thus presenting some risk of injury.

What are the hazards?

Injury.

What should consumers do?

Contact the Fisher & Paykel Appliances Customer Care Centre on phone: 1300 650 590 who will arrange for the product to be fitted with a replacement hinge bracket.

Supplier

Fisher & Paykel Appliances

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

Product category