A Safety Alert has been published via Gas Safe regarding a a product modification to some models of BEKO gas cookers manufactured prior to 2009.
During 2010, BEKO introduced a safety modification to the grill compartment on some of these of gas cookers manufactured before 2009.
This appliances manufacturer’s instructions require that the grill door should be open at all times whilst the grill is in operation. However, if the door is closed by the user of the cooker, the combustion process can be affected due lack of air supply to the flames, causing levels of carbon monoxide (CO) to be produced due to a lack of oxygen supplied to the combustion process..
At the date of the issue of this Safety Alert, there remain a significant number of appliances that have not yet been recorded as being modified.
The following models with serial numbers starting 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08 are affected
Flavel Milano ML5NDS
BEKO, Leisure and Favel products with separate oven and grill that have been converted to run on LPG (bottled gas) after purchase.
BEKO will provide
What to do if you own one of these cookers.
Follow the instruction manual and do NOT operated the grill with the door closed.
Please ring the BEKO dedicated Engineer Helpline on free phone: 0800 7835894 or 08009172018. 08:00 – 20:00 hours, Monday to Friday and between 09:00 – 17:00 hours, Saturday and Sunday.