Car cabin heater

Recall published
2008-02-11
Brand
Product title
Car cabin heater
Product description
Cabin car heater with plastic enclosure and rubber mains cord.
Risk
There is a risk of electric shock due to the fact that there is not sufficient electrical insulation. At the bending test when rotating the complete cable around a mandrel with diameter 32 mm at 35±2 °C temperature, it shows cracks both at the sheath and at the insulation such that the wires of the conductors are accessible. The cable shall withstand the bending test without showing any cracks. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60811.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Type: PTC-19 (Luxus), EAN: 6 419773 608698.
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Country of origin
Unknown
RAPEX Reference
0216/08
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Finland

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