HPM—Instant Heat units
What are the defects?
Defects relating to the 'mouse trap' connector that connects the wiring to the lamp holders and that the heat lamps can be operated without the fan running. Resulting in overheating, fire and/or the heat lamps falling out in some units.
What are the hazards?
Overheating, fire and/or the heat lamps falling out in some units.
What should consumers do?
Please call the toll free number 1300 764 544 (Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm AEST). You should not use the heating lamps. If you have a R622/1A or R622/2A unit, you can continue to use the ordinary light and fan.
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.