AC battery charger - Radio-controlled toy car

Recall published
2007-10-08
Brand
  • MING HONG
Product title
AC battery charger - Radio-controlled toy car with remote control and AC battery charger
Product description
The package of the product contains a toy car (scale: 1:10, number plate: MH-787-039 or MH-787-038) operated by batteries with a frequency of 27 MHz, a battery charger FENGHUI ELECTRONIC (Model No FH-2210572U AC 220V 50 Hz; DC 9,6V; 250 mA Class II), a remote control "RADIO CONTROL SUPER POWERED 27 MHz", 1 battery-AA 700mAh 9,6V Ni-Cd, and a dry battery of 9V 6LR61. L: 45 cm X W:20 cm X H:12 cm. Indication on the packaging: “PACEMAKER”.
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 age symbol (8 years), certain safety instructions of the battery charger and warnings are missing; and a risk of burns because the cover of the battery charger significantly overheats during abnormal use. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standards.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
MH-787-039 (type version: MH-787-038)
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Burns Electric shock
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
1067/07
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Hungary

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