The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/0353/13

Product: Tumble dryer

Name: Condenser Tumble Dryer

Batch number / Barcode: 8690842347139

Risk level: Serious

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Brand: Beko

Type / number of model: DCU 7330, 7430. The recall affects models produced between May 2012 and November 2012.

Risk type: Fire
A capacitor may overheat leading to a fire.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users

Description: Condenser tumble dryer; 7kg.

Country of origin: Turkey

Alert submitted by: Poland

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Denmark, Estonia