We have become aware that some Statesman gas hobs may be fitted with a connector that is at risk of failing in certain circumstances whether the hob is in use or not. Should this occur, this could lead to a gas leak or fire.
If you are not sure of your gas hob brand, please contact us on Freephone 0800 041 8841
The model number can be found either on the rating label under the hob (as shown in the image above) or on the instruction manual. Should neither be readily accessible, or you have concerns you might have an affected model, then please follow the instructions below to register for a free inspection by a Gas Safe registered engineer.
If you have an affected gas hob or you cannot locate your model number, it’s important that you contact us straight away to arrange for a free inspection and repair by a Gas Safe registered engineer. You can contact us on Freephone 0800 041 8841. Alternatively, go to gashobsrepair.mktpoint.com to enter your details. When contacting us, please have your model number to hand.
If you are using an affected appliance with Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) in a caravan or motorhome, please disconnect it from the LPG cylinder immediately.
If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us on Freephone 0800 041 8841. While you are waiting for the engineer’s visit, please continue to keep in mind the important Gas Safety Tips, which you can view here: https://www.gassaferegister.co.uk/gas-safety/home-gas-safety/home-gas-safety-tips/. These include installing an audible CO alarm, ensuring adequate ventilation and only using gas appliances for their intended purpose.
If you smell gas or are con
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Following vigorous testing and analysis has now identified a potential fire safety risk with the door lock systems on certain models of washing machines manufactured under the Hotpoint and Indesit brands between October 2014 and February 2018.
It is stressed that this is a rare occurrence but as such Whirlpool will start to be offering resolutions to customers from as early January.