Westinghouse—Virtuoso Touch Control Ceramic Cooktop

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Product description

Two models. Model PHL768U; Serial numbers: 343 40424 to 438 40450. Model number: PHL798U; Serial numbers 345 70006 to 433 70085. Purchased after 1st November 2003.

What are the defects?

As a precautionary measure if the cooktop is switched off at the cooktop On/Off sensor panel only, without having switched each individual cooking zone down to zero, there is a very small chance that cooking zones will remain active, irrespective of what the user does.

What are the hazards?

Component fault.

What should consumers do?

Customers to call Toll-free 1800 001 218 Monday to Friday between 8am and 5pm to organise a service technician to replace the control panel without cost to the customer. Customers should have their model and serial number available when calling the Toll.


Electrolux Home Products Pty Ltd

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Responsible regulator

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

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