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Whirlpool product recall

We’ve been informed about a product recall affecting Whirlpool tumble dryers, and we wanted to let our tenants know.

The recall covers tumble dryers manufactured under the Whirlpool brands of Hotpoint, Indesit, Creda, Swan and Proline, made between 2004 and 2015.

If you have any of these tumble dryers, and are concerned whether your tumble dryer is faulty, please click here to find out the affected model on Whirlpool website.

If your product is affected, you can either:

  • have it replaced free of charge
  • opt for an upgrade
  • have it fixed by an engineer, or
  • request a refund (depending on the age of your product).

Why it’s important

It is estimated that the fault affecting these tumble dryers have caused up to 750 fires in the last 11 years. We’d encourage anyone with one of the affected products to visit this page to find out more and follow the steps above.