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Dometic Pty Ltd—Upright absorption caravan 2-door refrigerator/freezer

PRA number: 2010/11398
Date published: 2nd February 2010
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Product information

Product description

Upright absorption caravan 2-door refrigerator/freezer, 175 Litre, 3-way (gas, 12V DC, 240V AC)

Identifying features

Model Number - RM7851
Serial Number Range - 401xxxxx to 734xxxxx

What are the defects?

At the rear of the refrigerator toward the bottom is a bracket securing the cooling unit. The bracket is held with a screw. A defect may exist in some screws due to an issue with the hardening process. This in turn could lead to a hazardous situation whereby the refrigerant gas could leak. If the cooling unit pipe-work fatigues which could then possibly ignite and cause a fire.

What are the hazards?


Dates available for sale

  • 1st February 2006 - 30th December 2007

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally


Dometic Pty Ltd

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using the product immediately and contact Dometic on 1800 212 121 between 9am and 5pm EST (Monday to Friday) and ask for Technical Service. Inspection and fitment of a new bracket if required will be arranged free of charge at the nearest Authorised Dometic Agent.

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