Combined fridge/freezer for habitable recreational vehicles

Recall published
2007-10-29
Brand
Product title
Combined fridge/freezer for habitable recreational vehicles
Product description
2-door combined fridge/freezer with or without an oven, with semi-automatic and automatic energy selection for habitable recreational vehicles (caravans and mobile homes)
Risk
The product poses a risk of fire because if in case a tapping screw assembly attaching the base of the cooling unit to the rear panel of the cabinet becoming loose, vibrations during transit may lead to a leak on the valve screw connection and thus to gas leakage, which may subsequently give rise to a fire. Three fires incidents reported.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary withdrawal from the market and recall from consumers by the manufacturer
Barcode
Model number
RM 7601, RM 7605, RM 7651, RM 7655, RM 7801, RM 7805, RM 7851, RM 7855, RMT 7651, RMT 7655, RMT 7851, RMT 7855
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Fire
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
1148/07
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany

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