1) For United Kingdom only
Warning - this appliance must be earthed
If the mains lead of this appliance is fitted with a BS 1363A 13amp
fused plug, to change a fuse in this type of plug use an ASTA marked
fuse, approved to BS 1362 and proceed as follows:
Remove the fuse cover (
) and fuse (
Fit replacement 13A fuse into fuse cover.
Refit both into plug.
The fuse cover must be refitted when changing a fuse. If the fuse cover
is lost, the plug must not be used until a correct replacement is fitted.
Correct replacements are identified by the colour insert or by the
colour embossed in words on the base of the plug.
Replacement fuse covers are available from your local electrical store.
2) For the Republic of Ireland only
The information given in respect of United Kingdom will frequently
apply, but a third type of plug and socket is also used, the
2-pin type with side earth terminal.
3) Socket outlet / plug (valid for both countries)
If the fitted plug is not suitable for your socket outlet, please contact
Whirlpool Service for further instructions. Please do not attempt to
change the plug yourself. This procedure must be carried out by a
qualified Whirlpool technician in compliance with the manufacturer’s
instructions and current safety regulations.