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2021.08.13 Recall: Röhr - Car Battery Charger DFC-10P

The following notice has been issued by the Office for Product Safety and Standards.

Röhr Car Battery Charger 10 Amp 6V/12V DFC-10P Intelligent Turbo / Trickle with Battery Repair and Maintainer Technology

Car Battery Charger 

Alert number
2107-0106

Product type
Electrical Appliances and Equipment - 10 Amp Car Battery Charger

Product identifiers
Model: DFC-10P

Product description
10 Amp 6V/12V DFC-10P Car Battery charger

Country of origin
China

Counterfeit
No

Risk level
High

Risk type
Electric shock and fire

Risk description
The product poses a risk of electric shock and/or fire because of poor build quality and design. The protective earth did not have continuity to the main chassis as the paint / powder coating had not been removed, even though a star washer was present, preventing a reliable protective earth connection. When tested, no intelligent features were found in the circuit. Additionally, the product was not compliant with the marking requirements of the relevant standard. The product does not meet the requirements of the Electrical Equipment (Safety) Regulations 2016.

Corrective measures
Recall of product from end users and withdrawal of the product from the market. For further information on the recall, please visit: https://unionmart.co.uk/recall/

Online marketplace
Amazon

Notifier
Local authority trading standards

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