Dometic Australia has initiated a recall on RUA6 & RUA8 series absorption refrigerators sold between July 2018 and December 2020.
Dometic Australia has identified a potential defect in RUA6 & RUA8 series absorption refrigerators sold in various brand RV's & caravans from July 2018 to December 2020.
If connected to and running on 12V DC in your recreational vehicle or via your caravan tow vehicle, a small wiring loom located at the back of the refrigerator can overheat and char. Under these circumstances, if there is foreign combustible material in the vicinity behind the refrigerator it could lead to a fire.
The recalled model numbers are:
The recalled serial number ranges are:
How do I check whether I own a recalled product?
I own a recalled product. What are my next steps?
3. Contact your nearest Dometic Service Agent to arrange for fitment of a replacement wiring loom free of charge.
If you think there may be a recalled model in an RV or caravan you have sold
If you think you may have had one of the recalled models described above and have since sold your RV or caravan, Dometic would greatly appreciate if you provide the name and address of the new owner, dealer, service centre or whomever has possession now, by calling 1800 21 21 21 or by sending an email to email@example.com.