Hotpoint Urgent Dishwasher Recall

Hotpoint SparesHotpoint is one of the largest and best-known appliance brands in the UK. A potential electrical faulty has been found in selected dishwashers from the FDW series and as a result Hotpoint have issued a product recall notice.

Potential Fire Hazard – Check Yours Today!

The electric failing can cause the machine to overheat which can result in a risk of fire. The dishwashers potentially affected by this electrical fault were manufactured between June 2006 and March 2007. It is important that if you own a Hotpoint dishwasher that you check to see if it matches the affected serial numbers and contact Hotpoint directly for a resolution. You can either call Hotpoint’s customer service line on 08448 910094 or email

How To Check Your Hotpoint Dishwasher

Only selected Hotpoint dishwashers are affected. The table below shows the model numbers and serial numbers affect by the recall:

Model Numbers Serial Numbers
FDW20 Te first 5 digits are between SN 60601 and SN 70331

The model and the serial number will be printed on the rating plate (sticker) on the inside of the dishwasher door. The Hotpoint serial number will usually be around 9 digits in length; however it is the first 5 digits that you need to check. If your model matches the above table and the serial number is between 60601 and 70331 then contact Hotpoint immediately for a repair.

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