Do you have a tumble dryer made by Whirlpool under the Hotpoint, Indesit, Creda, Swan or Proline brands? If so, it may be faulty and could pose a fire risk.
What should you do?
- Go to this web page and check the model of your tumble dryer
- Call 0800 151 0905 to check whether the tumble dryer needs to be replaced
- Follow this safety checklist which also includes a link to all the affected makes and models
- If your tumble dryer is affected, unplug the machine and contact Whirlpool on 0800 151 0905 to arrange a free replacement
It’s estimated by the Government that the fault with these tumble dryers has caused up to 750 fires in the last 11 years.
Please take a moment to check whether yours is affected.