Self-balancing scooter (“Hoverboard”)

Recall published
2019-01-07
Brand
  • YUBIX
Product title
Self-balancing scooter (“Hoverboard”)
Hoverboard
Product description
2-wheel self-balancing scooter (hoverboard), including instructions and charger. Charger Input: 100-240V~ Output: DC 42V. Packaged in a rectangular cardboard box marked with ‘YubiX New Structure Self balance Scooter’ and a picture of the product.
Risk
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and the relevant European Standards EN 62133 and EN 60335-1.
Measures taken
The charging circuit of the product has no cut-off switch. The battery can consequently overcharge and overheat which may lead to a fire.
Batch number / barcode
Unknown
Model number
Type / Number of model Scooter: K5
Power charger: AOI-08420155DD1
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Fire
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/0031/19
Category
Sports Equipment
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
The Netherlands

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