I am not sure if any of the newer D's have any of these Norcold units, but a notice in recent RV magazines says that Norcold will give you $50 free gas if you own a recreational vehicle with a qualifying Norcold refrigerator, as follows, and have it repaired by December 31, 2005:
* Two-door style: Model numbers N841, N821, N641, N621 and 1082 - found in RVs made in 1999 - 2000.
* Four-door style: Model numbers 1200LR and 1200LRIM - found in RVs made in 1997 - 2000.
If your RV has one of these models, do the following things immediately:
Question: Why are you offering $50 gas money?
Answer: As Norcold first explained in 2002, there is a potentially dangerous safety problem with the cooling unit on certain Norcold refrigerator models. If these models are left unattended and operating, a fire could result, causing property damage, injury or death.
Question: What should I do if I have one of these models?
Answer: Stop using it immediately! Unplug it from the AC power source and call Norcold at 1-800-767-9101. We'll be glad to help you find the closest Norcold refrigerator dealer.
Question: My refrigerator works fine. Why do I need to do this?
Answer: The problems with these models could become more serious as they get older.
Question: What if I've already had the cooling unit on my Norcold refrigerator repaired?
Answer: Thank you. Everything is fine. There's no need for you to call.
Question: What will you do if my unit must be repaired?
Answer: We'll replace the cooling unit on your refrigerator, give you a one-year warranty and, oh yes, the $50 gas card - all at no cost to you.
How to tell if your refrigerator has been recalled:
If your cooling unit's serial number falls within the appropriate sequence for your refrigerator's model number, unplug it immediately and call Norcold at 1-800-767-9101.
NOTE: The $50 free gas offer applies only to repairs made after March 21, 2005 and expires December 31, 2005.
Norcold's website: http://www.norcold.com
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