Dometic Australia Pty Ltd — Dometic RC1180 portable 3-way absorption fridge/freezer 46L

RC1180 product image
RC1180 Rating Label

Identifying features

Affected serial number ranges: 71206287 to 71206350, 71306248 to 71306311, 73705021 to 73705088 and 73904743 to 73904802

What are the defects?

An internal heat deflector component may be missing.

What are the hazards?

If the heat deflector component is not fitted, overheating may occur, which could lead to a fire.

What should consumers do?

If you own one of these fridge/freezers, check the serial number on the rating plate located on the rear panel. If your product falls within one of the 'affected serial number ranges' and was purchased between 4 July 2017 and 28 February 2018, discontinue using the product immediately, and take it to your nearest Dometic service agent for inspection, free of charge.

You can find your nearest service agent by calling 1800 21 21 21 (Mon-Fri, 8am - 5pm EST), or via email at

Traders who sold this product

see attached list

List of traders who sold this product
Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 4 July 2017 - 28 February 2018

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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