LG Electronics Australia Pty Ltd—Side by Side Refrigerators

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Product description

Model Numbers GC-B197WFI, GC-B197STS, GC-B196ACF, GC-L197HFS, GC-L197NFS and GC-P197WFS
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Identifying features
Serial number range 904 to 906

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Serial number range 904 to 906

What are the defects?

LG has discovered that the earthing screw used to fasten the main earth wire on these fridges may be partially insulated which can result in a poor earthing connection

What are the hazards?

Risk of electric shock

What should consumers do?

Consumers are advised to cease using the product immediately.
Consumers with these affected products are requested to contact the LG Customer Information Line on 1800 506 154 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday or visit www.lgresponds.com.au

Traders who sold this product

Major retailers

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Responsible regulator

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

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