Self-balancing scooter (“Hoverboard”)

Recall published
2019-01-07
Brand
  • Celect
Product title
Self-balancing scooter (“Hoverboard”)
Smart balance wheel
Product description
2-wheel self-balancing scooter (hoverboard), including instructions, and charger. Charger Input: 100-240VAC Output: 42VDC 2000mA. Packaged in a rectangular cardboard box marked with ‘Smart balance wheel’ and a picture of the hoverboard on the packaging.
Risk
The battery can consequently overcharge and overheat which may lead to a fire. Furthermore, the plastic housing of the hoverboard can easily catch fire. 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.
Batch number / barcode
Model number
CELS6-0-RED
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Burns Fire
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/0033/19
Category
Sports Equipment
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
The Netherlands

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