Automatic kettle

Recall published
2011-02-14
Brand
  • YONG HENG
Product title
Automatic kettle
Product description
The kettle is made of stainless steel, 10.5 cm diameter and height of 8.5 cm. At the bottom of the kettle there is a black plastic support for positioning. This support contains the heating elements which are separated from the plastic support by a circular metal piece. The kettle is fixed on the plastic support by a connecting nut 10mm in diameter. The power cord is inserted into the bottom of plastic support. The product is packaged in a white cardboard box.
Risk
The product poses a risk of electric shock and fire due to: - incorrect wiring insulation; - the power cable presents a zone of clearance in the plastic support which can lead to cutting / breaking and therefore causing a short-circuit; - the small cable inside the plastic cover is not fixed firmly in place; - the welding with the power cord has been made on a small surface. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
GB 04706.1-1998 Bar code 6949579000056
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
0150/11
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Romania

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