Exploding Washers!

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The Quebec Superior Court just allowed a class action to be taken against Samsung Electronics and Samsung Electronics Canada.

Defective washers

A request to start a class action against Samsung for manufacturing and selling washers at risk of exploding was made in October 2016.

The class action covers anyone who bought any of these top-loading washers in Quebec manufactured between March 1, 2011 and October 31, 2016:

  • WA5471ABP/XAA, WA5451ANW/XAA, WA5451ANP/XAA, WA422PRHDWR/AA, WA456DRHDSU/AA, WA456DRHDWR/AA, WA50F9A8DSP/A2, WA45H7200AP/A2, WA45H7200AW/A2, WA45H7000AW/A2, WA40J3000AW/A2, WA48J7770AW/A2, WA52J8700AP/A2, WA56H9000AP/A2
  • 592-29212, 592-29222, 592-29227, 592-29336

The court still must decide whether Samsung is responsible. If it does, you might be entitled to claim.

class action is a court case where one person makes a request to the court on behalf of everyone who had the same problem.

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