Afikim Electric Vehicles—Breeze C Mobility Scooter

Identifying features

1339002 – 1339005
1349001 – 1349066
10390006 – 10390084
10490036 – 10490203
11340001 – 11340012
11390009 – 11390171
11440001 – 11440102
11490045 – 11490583
12390084 – 12390211
12440079 – 12440080
12490063 – 12490536

Please note that not all scooters within the identifying number ranges are affected.

What are the defects?

An internal electric contact may become disconnected due to extensive wear. If this occurs, the driver will not be able to stop the scooter during operation, except by turning the motor off with the ignition key.

What are the hazards?

If the operator cannot bring the scooter to a stop, serious injury may result for the driver, for pedestrians, and for other road users.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact the dealer where the scooters were purchased to establish if their scooter is affected. If the scooter is affected, consumers should cease using it immediately and arrange for its repair by their dealer.

Consumers can contact dealers directly or may contact 1300 553 125 to locate their local dealer.

Traders who sold this product

Various scooter, mobility and medical stores

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 July 2010 - 30 September 2013

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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