Are you based in NZ or Australia, because I also saw your posts on the Whirlpool forum? We do have the CGA in NZ, which terms and conditions cannot contract out of. They may not have this in Australia to the same extent when they were selling them over in Oz? This is what this particular topic is about.
This is a very important point. We are talking about NZ Consumer Guarantees Act ( a very powerful piece of consumer protection legislation that suppliers are not able to contract out of), potentially the NZ Fair Trading Act and NZ contract law - all which may be a bit different to Australia.
Here's another very important point....
I'M NOT THE ONLY ONE TELLING YOU THIS!
You're all nucking futs...
I'm outta here