Radio-controlled toy car

Recall published
2007-10-01
Brand
  • RACING MIX.
Product title
Radio-controlled toy car with remote control.
Product description
The package of the product contains a plastic toy car (scale 1:14) with a control frequency of 27 MHz, operated by batteries, a battery charger (HENGXIN input: AC 110-240V;50/60 Hz; output: DC 4,8V 200mA Class II), a remote control (“SUPER SPEED R/C 27 MHz 9V”), battery ( “4,8V 700mAh MADE IN CHINA”), and a dry battery of 9V 6F22.
Risk
The product poses a risk of electric shock because: - the plug of the battery charger is non-standardized, therefore the live pins are accessible when connecting to the power supply, - the cover of the battery charger can be removed without using a tool, - the insulation of the wiring is not sufficient (flashover occurred), - certain safety instructions of the battery charger and warnings are missing. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and relevant European standards EN-60335 and EN-50088.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
NO.666-26.
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
1031/07
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Hungary

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