Self-balancing scooter (Hoverboard)

Recall published
2019-03-04
Brand
  • MP man
Product title
Self-balancing scooter (Hoverboard)
Unknown
Product description
2-wheel self-balancing scooter (hoverboard), including instructions and a charger (brand "ShenzHen Xin Heng" and model XHK-800). Charger Input: 100-240VAC Output: DC 42V. The hoverboard is packed in a rectangular cardboard box marked with 'MP man’, ‘Gyropode G1’ 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 or burns.
Batch number / barcode
Model number
GYROPODE G1
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Burns Fire
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/0396/19
Category
Sports Equipment
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
The Netherlands

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