Here is another safety notice. Issued by the manufacturer of Caple fridges. From what I can see this safety notice was originally issued in 2015. The manufacturers are reissuing the notice in a fresh attempt to ensure all affected models still around are modified. These fridges were apparently made between 2007 and 2008 so they... continue reading.
Fridge and Freezer Safety Notices Issued
Hotpoint have reacted to reports that the Grenfell fire was caused by one of their fridge freezers. It is still too early to know exactly what caused the fridge freezer to catch fire. Reports are that there was an explosion. Unfortunately modern refrigerators do contain explosive gas. This is due to new regulations banning the... continue reading.
I’ve just found out about another appliance safety notice. This time affecting a Hoover fridge freezer. They’ve issued a safety notice which warns that, “overheating can occur, and in certain circumstances this could result in a fire”. As usual the safety notice says only a small number of appliances are affected but it’s safe to... continue reading.
Yet another fridge with a potentially dangerous fault. These are the most dangerous fire risks because we can’t turn them off and they run 24/7. Tell others about Whitegoodshelp to help keep them safe. CDA: Important Safety Notice CDA have organized a home-visit and repair programme for all PC62SS American Fridge Freezers manufactured between March... continue reading.
Beko fridge freezer fire risk Beko issued an important safety notice regarding some of its frost free fridge freezers, which in “a very small number of cases could result in overheating”. The defrost timer is the problem, whose job it is to trigger a heating element to defrost. However, since I posted this warning several... continue reading.
LEC TF2304W Fridge Freezer – safety notice. The following notice has been issued by the retailer regarding the GDHA LEC TF2304W Fridge Freezer. This looks like the same problem that has affected the Beko fridge freezers here – Beko Frost Free Fridge Freezers – safety notice (Fire risk) which is also regarding the defrost timer.... continue reading.