The following alert has been issued due to a risk of overheating and fire due to a component fault.
Model and serial numbers can be found inside the fridge compartment, on the left hand side, behind the bottom tray.
Serial numbers affected are those in which the 14th and 15th digit are one of the following two digits:
71 / 72 / 73 / 74 / 75 / 76 / 77 / 78 / 79
7A / 7B / 7C
81 / 82 / 83 / 84 / 85 / 86 / 87 / 88 / 89
8A / 8B / 8C
Recall date(s): 11/10/2017
Description: CAPLE brand refrigerators
Risk: Risk of overheating and fire due to a component fault.
What to do: If you have an affected applaince please contact CAPLE immediately. They will arrange for a free visit from an engineer to fix the problem.
If you used to have an affected refrigerator please let CAPLE know so they can remove your details from their database.
Contact CAPLE by telephone on
0800 458 6318
Or by email at
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