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Experience:  25+ yrs. experience in white goods repair. NVQ Level 2 electronics manufacturers training courses.
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Customer: Please can you tell me about the difference between a Whirlpool tumble dryer and a Hotpoint tumble dryer.
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Customer: IWe have a hotpoint CTD 80P which we have had for three years and it has stopped working but why I asked the first question is because unfortunatly we have one of the ones that requires modification due to fire problems. Iam told by Hotpoint today that our machine will be unable to be modified until three months time.
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Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: UK Appliance
Expert:  Daniel T. replied 9 months ago.

Hi

Whirlpool now own the hotpoint and indesit brand so they are the same brand. But the machine builds are still different.

I take it they have offered you a Whirlpool dryer due to the recalls as ive seen them do this before.

If so the personally I would go for the Whirlpool dryer as they are well built dryers and seem to work better. At the end of the day they both do the same job in dry the clothes you put in. But ive found the whirlpool built dryers are a better build quality and if I had a choice that's the dryer I would go for over the Hotpoint.

Hope this helps you out but to be honest theres not much difference between them as they both do the same but I think the whirlpool built dryers are a better build.

Regards