IMPORTANT SAFETY NOTICE – Risk of Fire

Hotpoint FDW70/FDW75/FDW80/FDW85 dishwashers


If you are the owner of a Hotpoint dishwasher, FDW70/ 75/ 80/ 85A, please read below.


Hotpoint are aware of a small number of cases of dishwashers where an electrical component has failed. This may lead to overheating and in rare cases a potential fire hazard. Our absolute priority is to locate and modify every dishwasher that is affected.


If you own a Hotpoint FDW70/ FDW75/ FDW80/FDW85A dishwasher manufactured between April 2005 and May 2008, with the affected serial numbers (as per the box below) and sold in the UK:


When checking firstly as a precaution, make sure it is turned off and disconnected from the wall socket.


While you are waiting for an engineer visit we recommend you do not leave the dishwasher unattended whilst in use.


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  • Your name and address
  • Appliance model number – located on the right or left hand side of the inside of the door
  • Appliance serial number – located on the right or left hand side of the inside of the door
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