Xbox One Controller Charger Recall [US & Canada]


Canada FlagUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Xbox Controller Charger Recall [US & Canada]Performance Designed Products LLC recalls an estimated 130,810 Battery Chargers for Xbox One Video Game Controllers due to risk of overheating and consequential burn hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/qun530aargK; HCSC: http://ht.ly/2DXJ30aariI

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Battery-Chargers-for-XBOX-ONE-Video-Game-Controllers-Recalled-by-Performance-Designed-Products

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/62544r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Energizer Xbox One 2X Smart Chargers used to charge Xbox One Video Game Controllers.

The recalled Chargers are black plastic and measure about 3.5 inches long, 5 inches wide and 11 inches tall. The brand, “Energizer” is printed on the Charger’s label and the item number, 048-052-NA, is printed on the bottom of each of the Chargers. The Chargers themselves hold and are capable of charging up to two (2) Xbox Controllers at a time.

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

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, the Battery Chargers can overheat and damage the Xbox One Video Game Controller, posing a burn hazard to owners. The company has received 24 reports of the Chargers overheating and deforming the Charger’s plastic cover, including six (6) reports of Chargers emitting a burning odor. No injuries have been reported.

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

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Performance Designed Products at 1-800-263-1156 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Pacific Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.pdp.com and click on the Safety Recall link for more information.

Please note: this is a joint recall from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) and Health Canada (“HCSC”).

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 17-109
HCSC ID number: RA-62544
Recalls Direct RIN: 8442-2017
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Report an unsafe product you purchased in Canada [external: new window opens]:
==> http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/cps-spc/advisories-avis/incident/index-eng.php
Search for a recalled product on the Health Canada Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/index-eng.php

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