Starting cable

Recall published
2007-09-10
Brand
Product title
Starting cable
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 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. 200A, 15s) the temperature of conductor reached 263 ºC, during the second starting impulse (max. 200A, 30s) the temperature of conductor reached more than 400 ºC. After the tests were finished, the insulation got on fire and the conductors burned down. This product does not comply with the relevant standards.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Type: 200A
2,5m, art. number: 40023, EAN: 9002852400237
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Fire
Country of origin
Unknown
RAPEX Reference
0948/07
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Slovakia

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