Scooter Emporium Electric Scooter Recall [Australia]


Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: Scooter Emporium Electric Scooter Recall [Australia]Scooter Emporium recalls certain Self Balancing ‘Hoverboard’ Scooters with Chargers due to electric shock, fire and property damage hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/XYlun

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1080790

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Electric Scooters are subject to this recall:

  • Self-balancing Scooters with 6″ wheels provided with unapproved charger JY-420200
  • Self-balancing Scooters with 8″ wheels provided with unapproved charger JY-420200

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Electric Scooters are pictured on the Web site above.

According to the ACCC, the battery chargers associated with these Electric Scooters do not comply with the Australian standards, and are therefore, not approved. There is a potential risk of electric shock, fire and property damage if used.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Electric Scooters, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

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Please note: other Hoverboard-type Electric Scooters have been recalled for similar reasons. To see all notifications related to this product, please search for “Hoverboard” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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Additional information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2015/15114
Recalls Direct RIN: 6472-2016
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