Netgear Power Adapters for Recall [US & Canada]


Canada FlagUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Netgear Power Adapters for Recall [US & Canada]Netgear recalls an estimated 7,700 Power Adapters for Outdoor Cameras due to water leakage, short circuit, melting, overheating and consequential risk of fire, all serious health and safety hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/6wdY30hgcRE; HCSC: http://ht.ly/UaQs30hgcZZ

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/Netgear-Recalls-Power-Adapters-for-Outdoor-Cameras-Due-to-Fire-Hazard

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/65312r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves all model VMA4700 NETGEAR Arlo Outdoor Power Adapters that were sold separately as aftermarket accessories for the Arlo, Arlo Pro and Arlo Go wire-free Outdoor Cameras.

This recall only involves the VMA4700 aftermarket model sold separately. The model number “VMA4700” can be found on the packaging. The part number, 332-10985-01, is marked on the back of the adapter. The black adapter comes with a weatherproof connector on one end and an Adapter on the other end. “Arlo” is printed on the front of the Adapter. The cord measures about eight feet long.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled products 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, water can leak into the weatherproof connector on the Power Adapter and cause a short circuit, melting, and overheating, posing a fire hazard.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Netgear toll-free at 1-866-243-0513 from 9:00 AM to 5 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.arlo.com and click on the Recall tab at the top of the page for more information.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty Power Adapters, please search for “adapter” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Fire hazards, please search for “fire” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by Netgear, please search for “Netgear” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 18-047
HCSC ID number: RA-65312
Recalls Direct RIN: 9580-2017
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