Dometic Australia Pty Ltd — Dometic 2 Door Absorption Refrigerator 188L RUA6408X and 224L RUA8408X

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What are the defects?

A small wiring loom may overheat and char when the product is running on 12V DC.

What are the hazards?

If the overheating/charring occurs, there is a risk of fire which may result in serious injury.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using their product in DC or AUTO mode immediately.

Consumers should contact Dometic to arrange a replacement wiring loom fitment, free of charge.

For further information or to arrange a replacement, consumers can contact Dometic on 1800 21 21 21 (Monday to Friday, 8.00am - 5pm AEDT) or via email at

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 1 July 2018 - 31 December 2020

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Responsible regulator

Energy Safe (VIC) is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Energy Safe (VIC)
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