Starting cables

Recall published
2007-09-10
Brand
Product title
Starting cables
Product description
Starting cable for connecting positive poles of accumulator has a black colour. Starting cable for connecting negative poles of accumulator has a red colour. On the product there is a mark of distributors for SR, Slovenia and CR, manufacturer, EAN code and article number.
Risk
This product poses a serious risk of fire because at simulation of thermal overload of cable, allowed temperature during the starting impulse is 135 ºC. When testing, during the one starting impulse (max. 600A, 15s) the temperature of conductor reached more than 400 ºC, during the second starting impulse (max. 600A, 30s) the temperature of conductor also reached more than 400 ºC. After the tests were finished, the insulation got on fire and conductors burned down.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Type: 600A
3m, art. number: 40043, EAN: 9002852400435
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Fire
Country of origin
Unknown
RAPEX Reference
0933/07
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Slovakia

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