Following Whirlpool’s acquisition of the Hotpoint/Indesit brands, Indesit Company has closely reviewed the safety of its product portfolio.
As part of this review, we have identified a potential concern with two types of tumble dryers manufactured between April 2004 and September 2015. In some rare cases, excess fluff can come into contact with the heating element and present a risk of fire. The affected brands are:
so, please check your washer by filling out the form with Hotpoint which you can get here I have done this as mine is affected and it has put me off using it though they have said it is fine to use if you follow the maintenance and clean out you fluff draw every time you use the tumble dryer. Hotpoint are sending an engineer out to fix the fault and it will only take an hour to fix.
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