Super Cheap Auto Electric Kettle Recall [Australia]


Super Cheap Auto Electric Kettle Recall [Australia]

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Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: Super Cheap Auto Pty Ltd (“SCA”), a Strathpine, Queensland establishment, recalls certain Super Cheap Auto branded 12V Electric Kettles from the Australian marketplace due to suspected overheating and consequential risk of burns, fire, smoke inhalation and property damage, all serious safety hazards.

ACCC: http://ht.ly/ikUm30qJWkt

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/supercheap-auto-pty-ltd-12v-electric-kettle-500ml

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

  • Super Cheap Auto (“SCA”) branded 12V Electric Kettles with a capacity of 500 mL and molded in grey plastic and sold from SCA stores from August 2008 to April 2020 with a SKU of 7681

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

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

According to the ACCC, the heating coil inside the recalled Kettles may overheat. If this defect occurs, it smoke and cause burns, fire, smoke inhalation and property damage.

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

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 0-0-0, your closest hospital or emergency centre equipped to properly treat burns and smoke inhalation.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Electric Kettles, please search for “kettle” or more generically, “appliances” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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Australian Department of Health Coronavirus Tips___________________________________________________________

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall notification, please contact Supercheap Auto Pty Ltd (“SCA”) Customer Care Centre on 1300 175 010 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Australian Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Sunday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at https://www.supercheapauto.com.au/.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning products that pose a Fire hazard, please search for “fire” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

===> To see other recalls and notifications concerning products that pose a Smoke Inhalation hazard, please search for “smoke” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Super Cheap Auto Pty Ltd (“SCA”), please search for “Super Cheap” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2020/18319
Recalls Direct RIN: 13071-2020
Want to read more about this recall?
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
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About the Recalls Direct service:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe product you purchased in Australia [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.productsafety.gov.au/contact-us/for-consumers/report-an-unsafe-product
Search for a recalled product on the ACCC Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> http://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/browse-all-recalls

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