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TCB Contracting Pty Limited—Balancing Scooter 'Hoverboard'

PRA number: 2016/15140
Date published: 18th January 2016
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Product information

Product description

The products are Balancing Scooters ("Hoverboards").

Identifying features

The charger, model JN-L10S20, was supplied with the self-balancing scooter / hoverboard.

The model number along with other markings is located on the body of the battery charger.

What are the defects?

The self-balancing scooter / hoverboard and charger may not be compatible and can cause the enclosed battery to ignite.

The battery charger does not display the required Australian approval mark for electrical safety.

What are the hazards?

Risk of fire.

Where the product was sold

  • New South Wales

Traders who sold this product

The product was sold nationally on www.gumtree.com.au in December 2015 by TCB Contracting NSW and 'Toy Master Australia' pop-up shop at Casula Mall, NSW.

Supplier

TCB Contracting Pty Limited

What should consumers do?

• Stop using the charger immediately, switch off the power at the socket outlet and unplug it.
• Do not use the scooter / hoverboard.
• For a full refund and further information on this recall, contact Brian Smith on 0414 890 071

Other regulator reference numbers

#REF18320003

Advertisements and supporting documentation

Recall Notice.pdf (128.7 KB) Hoverboard Recall Newspaper Notice- Toy Master.pdf (244.3 KB)