Extech Instruments—EX600 clamp meters, EX570, EX540, EX542 multi meters
What are the defects?
In an extremely weakened battery condition, the product may indicate zero volts or a low voltage reading when testing a live circuit.
What are the hazards?
User may be exposed to a potential electrocution hazard.
What should consumers do?
1.Stop using your clamp meter or multimeter even if you have not experienced any issues.
2.Check the model number on the front of your product and the serial number on the rear and then consult the chart above to confirm your instrument is affected.
3.Go to http://www.extech.com/instruments/recall2010.asp for immediate processing of your recall request, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week or email us at email@example.com. Be sure to include contact information, postal and email addresses, and model and serial numbers. We will reply to your email within one business day.
Recall advertisements and supporting documentation
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.