HPM—Instant Heat units

PRA number

2006/8326

Published date

Product description

Models R622/1A (3-in-1 bathroom heater, light and exhaust fan); R622/1B (heat lamp unit; and R622/2A (3-in-1 bathroom heater, light and exhaust fan).
Identifying features
N/A

Other identifying numbers

N/A

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.

Supplier

HPM Industries Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

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