Excerpt: i have had this kettle for one week and its driven me mad. the high pitched beep when the kettle is switched on is very annoying, after all, you know if you have switched it on or not, and chances are you're stood next to it. it beeps again when it has boiled.......aarrgh!
Excerpt: i bought this kettle just under 13 months ago.
seemed great (apart from the piercing beep) until about 6weeks ago when it became slightly erratic - it either refused to start or switched itself off almost immediately. yesterday it finally went on general strike.
Excerpt: only had this kettle two weeks and its developed a fault, the lid will not open, so every time i need to fill the kettle up i have to pour the water through the spout.it also has this annoying bleeping sound, bleeps when you turn the kettle on and bleeps when kettle has finished boiling(.loud and...
Excerpt: This is a rather large kettle and is very heavy and unwieldy when full. The style is superb and I love the controls on the base. However, after a week of use the base sprung a leak. I also hadn't appreciated that the main body of the kettle is plastic.
Excerpt: There is a manufacturing problem with this kettle that Bosch are aware of. I've had 7 so far from different retailers & each & every one had dents. I've been in touch with Bosch, to try to get one without dents.
Summary: Eigentlich ein gutes Gerät, aber das völlig unnötige, nicht abstellbare, super-laute Piepsen ist schrecklich... Nein, man gewöhnt sich nicht daran! Wieso man das nicht ausschalten kann wissen nur die Genies bei Bosch...