Samsung Electronics Australia Pty Ltd is issuing a recall on specified Samsung top loader washing machines sold in Australia through various retailers. Which models are affected? Samsung top loader washing machines with the following model names manufactured in 2010, 2011, 2012 and some models in 2013 are affected: SW75V9WIP; SW65V9WIP; SW70SPWIP; SW80SPWIP; WA85GWGIP; WA85GWWIP Other models are not affected. Please contact Samsung for details of the affected serial numbers. Where to find the model name on the machine? The model name can be found on the back of the washing machine as shown below. Product issue / hazard: In some circumstances, there is a chance that moisture may penetrate the electrical connectors of the machines causing a fire hazard. What should I do? Check the model name of your washing machine. Visit www.samsung.com.au, call 1800 239 655 between 8am – 8pm AEST Monday to Sunday or email wm.samsung@samsung.com to find out if your machine is affected. Samsung will arrange for an authorised service technician to provide a free in-home service for all affected models. If your model is an affected model, until the service is performed, Samsung recommends that as a precautionary measure, you only use your washing machine if you are present or nearby to monitor it. If you notice any smoke or smell coming out of the washing machine, turn off the machine at the power point.

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