Safety Risk: Electric Shock & Fire
Affected Models: Model: DFC-50P
Date: 13 August 2021
Details of Recall:
45 Amp 6V/12V DFC-50P Car Battery charger with battery repair, maintain and jump start technology.
The product poses a risk of electric shock and/or fire because of poor build quality and design. The protective earth terminal was secured with a cross head screw which is forbidden by the standard. When tested, no intelligent features were found in the circuit. Additionally, the product was not compliant with the marking requirements of the relevant standard. The product does not meet the requirements of the Electrical Equipment (Safety) Regulations 2016.
What to Do Next:
If you believe you have an affected product stop using it immediately and contact the retailer for further advice.