Car cabin heater

Recall published
2008-03-10
Brand
  • Engströms (BILTEMA)
Product title
Car cabin heater
Product description
Cabin car heater with plastic enclosure and rubber mains cord.
Risk
The product poses a risk of electric shock because there is not sufficient electrical insulation in the product. 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. This product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
EMV 2001 (Art.40-410)
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Country of origin
Sweden
RAPEX Reference
0360/08
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Finland

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