Garmin Australasia Pty Ltd—Marine cartography data cards known as BlueChart g2 Card and BlueChart g2 Vision Card

Identifying features

BlueChart g2 Vision cards will bear one of the part numbers listed below and have a “MAR 09” release date on it.
BlueChart g2 cards will bear one of the part numbers listed below and have a description that begins with the letter “H” or “HX” (example: HXUS039R).
The part number is assigned by Garmin and will always have the prefix “010”. The UPC number is the bar code number of the product.

BlueChart g2 Garmin Proprietary Cards
Identification: All part numbers listed below are affected (label on card may indicate “MAR 09”).
Part Number Description UPC
010-C1014-10 HUS040R - US East g2 753759095796
010-C1015-10 HUS041R - US West g2 753759095802
010-C1016-10 HCA016R - Canada East g2 753759095765
010-C1017-10 HCA017R - Canada West g2 753759095772
010-C0722-10 HUS021R - California-Mexico 753759089177
010-C0728-10 HUS027R - Hawaiian Islands-Mariana Islands 753759089290
010-C0730-10 HUS029R - Southern Bahamas 753759089313
010-C0731-10 HUS030R - Southeast Caribbean 753759089337
010-C0732-10 HUS031R - Southwest Caribbean 753759089351
010-C0738-10 HUS400S - Walkers Cay to Exuma Sound 753759089474
010-C1024-10 HUS401S - Bermuda 753759095543
010-C0742-10 HUS513L - Jacksonville - Bahamas 753759089559
010-C0745-10 HSA003R - Trinidad to Rio de Janeiro 753759089597
010-C0746-10 HSA004R - Natal to Buenos Aires 753759089610
010-C0895-10 HSA005R - Florianopolis to Falkland Island 753759090197
010-C0896-10 HSA006R - Chile and Falkland Island 753759090210
010-C0897-10 HSA007R - Esmeraldas to Valparaiso 753759090234
010-C0898-10 HSA008R - Central America West 753759090258
010-C0760-10 HEU001R - English Channel 753759091439
010-C0761-10 HEU002R - Dover to Amsterdam and England Southeast 753759091453
010-C0762-10 HEU003R - Great Britain, Northeast Coast 753759091477
010-C0763-10 HEU004R - Irish Sea 753759091491
010-C0764-10 HEU005R - Ireland, West Coast 753759091514
010-C0765-10 HEU006R - Scotland, West Coast 753759091538
010-C0766-10 HEU008R - Bay of Biscay 753759091552
010-C0767-10 HEU009R - Portugal and Northwest Spain 753759091576
010-C0768-10 HEU010R - Spain, Mediterranean Coast 753759091590
010-C0769-10 HEU011R - France, South Coast and Corsica 753759091613
010-C0770-10 HEU012R - Italy, West Coast 753759091637
010-C0771-10 HEU013R - Italy Southwest and Tunisia 753759091651
010-C0772-10 HEU014R - Italy, Adriatic Sea 753759091675
010-C0773-10 HEU015R - Aegean Sea and Sea of Marmara 753759091699
010-C0774-10 HEU016R - Mediterranean Southeast 753759091712
010-C0775-10 HEU018R - The Netherlands 753759091736
010-C0776-10 HEU019R - Alborg to Amsterdam 753759091750
010-C0777-10 HEU021R - Denmark East and Sweden Southeast 753759091774
010-C0778-10 HEU041R - Oslo-Skagerak-Haugesund 753759091798
010-C0779-10 HEU042R - Oslo to Trelleborg 753759091811
010-C0780-10 HEU043R - Iceland and Faeroe Islands 753759091835
010-C0782-10 HEU046R - Oregrund, Aland to Malmo 753759091859
010-C0783-10 HEU047R - Gulf of Bothnia - Kalix to Grisslehamn 753759091873
010-C0784-10 HEU048R - Stockholm, Malaren, Vanern and Vattern 753759091897
010-C0785-10 HEU049R - Stockholm to Aland and Turku 753759091910
010-C0786-10 HEU050R - Aland to Vyborg 753759091934
010-C0787-10 HEU051R - Lista - Sognefjorden 753759091958
010-C0788-10 HEU052R - Sognefjorden - Svefjorden 753759091972
010-C0789-10 HEU053R - Trondheim - Tromso 753759091996
010-C0790-10 HEU054R - Vestfjd-Svalbard-Varanger 753759092016
010-C0791-10 HEU055R - Finnish Lakes 753759092030
010-C1001-10 HEU058R - Greenland West 753759090302
010-C1002-10 HEU059R - Greenland East 753759090333
010-C0794-10 HEU450S - Athens and Cyclades 753759092054
010-C0795-10 HEU451S - Ligurian Sea, Corsica and Sardinia 753759092078
010-C0796-10 HEU452S - Adriatic Sea, North Coast 753759092092
010-C0797-10 HEU453S - Adriatic Sea, South Coast 753759092115
010-C0798-10 HEU454S - Barcelona and Valencia 753759092139
010-C0799-10 HEU455S - Alicante to Cabo de Sao Vicente 753759092153
010-C0800-10 HEU456S - The Solent and Channel Islands 753759092177
010-C0801-10 HEU457S - Bretagne 753759092191
010-C0802-10 HEU458S - Goteborg to Fyn 753759092214
010-C0803-10 HEU459S - Arhus-Kiel-Koszalin 753759092238
010-C0804-10 HEU460S - Sicily to Lido di Ostia 753759092252
010-C0805-10 HEU461S - Thames Estuary 753759092276
010-C0806-10 HEU462S - English Channel East 753759092290
010-C0807-10 HEU463S - Bristol Channel and England S/W 753759092313
010-C0808-10 HEU464S - Penmarch to Les Sables d'Olonne 753759092337
010-C0809-10 HEU465S - La Baule to San Sebastian 753759092351
010-C0810-10 HEU466S - Golfe Du Lion to San Remo 753759092375
010-C0811-10 HEU467S - Blackpool to Cardiff 753759092399
010-C0812-10 HEU468S - Sodertalje to Trelleborg 753759092412
010-C0813-10 HEU469S - Stockholm and Malaren 753759092436
010-C0814-10 HEU470S - Stromstad to Halmstad 753759092450
010-C0815-10 HEU471S - Gulf of Bothnia, South 753759092474
010-C0816-10 HEU472S - Gulf of Bothnia, Center 753759092498
010-C0817-10 HEU473S - Gulf of Bothnia, North 753759092511
010-C0823-10 HEU479S - Portugal 753759092559
010-C0826-10 HEU482S - Wexford to Dingle Bay 753759092610
010-C0827-10 HEU483S - Galway Bay to Cork 753759092634
010-C0828-10 HEU484S - Ireland North-West 753759092658
010-C0829-10 HEU485S - Fuenterrabia to Gijon 753759092672
010-C0830-10 HEU486S - Galicia and Asturias 753759092696
010-C0832-10 HEU488S - Keitele-Paijanne-Tampere 753759092733
010-C0833-10 HEU489S - Kupio-Lappeenranta 753759092757
010-C0834-10 HEU490S - Greece West Coast and Athens 753759092771
010-C0835-10 HEU491S - Kotka to Hanko 753759092795
010-C0836-10 HEU492S - Kristinestad to Hanko 753759092818
010-C0844-10 HEU500S - Blyth to Lowestoft 753759092979
010-C0846-10 HEU502S - Azores Islands 753759093013
010-C0849-10 HEU505S - Baltic Sea, East Coast 753759093037
010-C0850-10 HEU506S - Crete To Cyprus 753759093051
010-C0851-10 HEU704L - France 753759093075
010-C0852-10 HEU705L - Hamburg to Brest 753759093099
010-C0853-10 HEU706L - UK & Ireland 753759093112
010-C0855-10 HEU708L - North Norway 753759093136
010-C0856-10 HEU709L - South Norway 753759093150
010-C0857-10 HEU710L - Denmark, Skagerrak & Kattegat 753759093174
010-C0858-10 HEU711L - Sweden South 753759093198
010-C0859-10 HEU712L - Sweden East 753759093211
010-C0860-10 HEU713L - Finland 753759093235
010-C0861-10 HEU714L - Iberian Peninsula, Azores and Canaries 753759093259
010-C1025-10 HEU718L - Mediterranean Sea 753759096243
010-C0747-10 HAF001R - Eastern Africa 753759089634
010-C0748-10 HAF002R - South Africa 753759089658
010-C0749-10 HAF003R - Western Africa 753759089672
010-C0750-10 HAF450S - Madeira and Canary Islands 753759089696
010-C0751-10 HAF451S - Namibia to Knysna, SA 753759089719
010-C0752-10 HAF452S - Knysna, SA to Beira, MZ 753759089733
010-C0876-10 HAE001R - Japan 753759089993
010-C0877-10 HAE002R - Yellow Sea 753759090012
010-C0878-10 HAE003R - Taiwan 753759090036
010-C0879-10 HAE004R - Hong Kong/South China Sea 753759090050
010-C0880-10 HAE005R - Philippines-Java-Mariana Islands 753759090074
010-C0881-10 HAE006R - New Guinea North 753759090098
010-C0882-10 HAE007R - New Guinea South 753759090111
010-C0883-10 HAE008R - Timor Leste 753759090135
010-C0884-10 HAE009R - Bay of Bengal to Kupang and Manado 753759090159
010-C0884-20 HAE009R - Bay of Bengal to Kupang and Manado 753759090166
010-C0755-10 HAW003R - Indian Subcontinent 753759091378
010-C0924-10 HAW005R - The Gulf and Red Sea 753759093273
010-C0758-10 HAW450S - The Gulf 753759091392
010-C0759-10 HAW451S - Red Sea 753759091415
010-C0865-10 HPC018R - New Caledonia to Fiji 753759089795
010-C0866-10 HPC019R - Polynesia 753759089818
010-C1020-10 HPC024R - Australia and New Zealand 753759095482
010-C0868-10 HPC410S - Esperance to Exmouth Bay 753759089832
010-C0869-10 HPC411S - Geraldton to Darwin 753759089856
010-C0870-10 HPC412S - Admiralty Gulf WA to Cairns 753759089870
010-C0871-10 HPC413S - Mornington Island-Hervey Bay 753759089894
010-C0872-10 HPC414S - Mackay to Twofold Bay 753759089917
010-C0873-10 HPC415S - Port Stephens-Fowlers Bay 753759089931
010-C0874-10 HPC416S - New Zealand North 753759089955
010-C0875-10 HPC417S - New Zealand South 753759089979
BlueChart g2 microSD with SD Adapter
Identification: Only 2009 cards listed below are affected (label on packaging will be dated “MAR 09”).
010-C1019-20 HXCA015R - Canada g2 753759095758
010-C1018-20 HXUS039R - US g2 753759095789
010-C0722-20 HXUS021R - California-Mexico 753759089184
010-C0728-20 HXUS027R - Hawaiian Islands-Mariana Islands 753759089306
010-C0730-20 HXUS029R - Southern Bahamas 753759089320
010-C0731-20 HXUS030R - Southeast Caribbean 753759089344
010-C0732-20 HXUS031R - Southwest Caribbean 753759089368
010-C0738-20 HXUS400S - Walkers Cay to Exuma Sound 753759089481
010-C1024-20 HXUS401S - Bermuda 753759095550
010-C0742-20 HXUS513L - Jacksonville - Bahamas 753759089566
010-C0745-20 HXSA003R - Trinidad to Rio de Janeiro 753759089603
010-C0746-20 HXSA004R – Natal to Buenos Aires 753759089627
010-C0895-20 HXSA005R - Florianopolis to Falkland Island 753759090203
010-C0896-20 HXSA006R – Chile and Falkland Island 753759090227
010-C0897-20 HXSA007R - Esmeraldas to Valparaiso 753759090241
010-C0898-20 HXSA008R - Central America West 753759090265
010-C0760-20 HXEU001R - English Channel 753759091446
010-C0761-20 HXEU002R - Dover to Amsterdam and England Southeast 753759091460
010-C0762-20 HXEU003R - Great Britain, Northeast Coast 753759091484
010-C0763-20 HXEU004R - Irish Sea 753759091507
010-C0764-20 HXEU005R - Ireland, West Coast 753759091521
010-C0765-20 HXEU006R - Scotland, West Coast 753759091545
010-C0766-20 HXEU008R - Bay of Biscay 753759091569
010-C0767-20 HXEU009R - Portugal and Northwest Spain 753759091583
010-C0768-20 HXEU010R - Spain, Mediterranean Coast 753759091606
010-C0769-20 HXEU011R - France, South Coast and Corsica 753759091620
010-C0770-20 HXEU012R - Italy, West Coast 753759091644
010-C0771-20 HXEU013R - Italy Southwest and Tunisia 753759091668
010-C0772-20 HXEU014R - Italy, Adriatic Sea 753759091682
010-C0773-20 HXEU015R - Aegean Sea and Sea of Marmara 753759091705
010-C0774-20 HXEU016R - Mediterranean Southeast 753759091729
010-C0775-20 HXEU018R - The Netherlands 753759091743
010-C0776-20 HXEU019R - Alborg to Amsterdam 753759091767
010-C0777-20 HXEU021R - Denmark East and Sweden Southeast 753759091781
010-C0778-20 HXEU041R - Oslo-Skagerak-Haugesund 753759091804
010-C0779-20 HXEU042R - Oslo to Trelleborg 753759091828
010-C0780-20 HXEU043R - Iceland and Faeroe Islands 753759091842
010-C0782-20 HXEU046R - Oregrund, Aland to Malmo 753759091866
010-C0783-20 HXEU047R - Gulf of Bothnia - Kalix to Grisslehamn 753759091880
010-C0784-20 HXEU048R - Stockholm, Malaren, Vanern and Vattern 753759091903
010-C0785-20 HXEU049R - Stockholm to Aland and Turku 753759091927
010-C0786-20 HXEU050R - Aland to Vyborg 753759091941
010-C0787-20 HXEU051R - Lista - Sognefjorden 753759091965
010-C0788-20 HXEU052R - Sognefjorden - Svefjorden 753759091989
010-C0789-20 HXEU053R - Trondheim - Tromso 753759092009
010-C0790-20 HXEU054R - Vestfjd-Svalbard-Varanger 753759092023
010-C0791-20 HXEU055R - Finnish Lakes 753759092047
010-C1001-20 HXEU058R - Greenland West 753759090319
010-C1002-20 HXEU059R - Greenland East 753759090340
010-C0794-20 HXEU450S - Athens and Cyclades 753759092061
010-C0795-20 HXEU451S - Ligurian Sea, Corsica and Sardinia 753759092085
010-C0796-20 HXEU452S - Adriatic Sea, North Coast 753759092108
010-C0797-20 HXEU453S - Adriatic Sea, South Coast 753759092122
010-C0798-20 HXEU454S - Barcelona and Valencia 753759092146
010-C0799-20 HXEU455S - Alicante to Cabo de Sao Vicente 753759092160
010-C0800-20 HXEU456S - The Solent and Channel Islands 753759092184
010-C0801-20 HXEU457S - Bretagne 753759092207
010-C0802-20 HXEU458S - Goteborg to Fyn 753759092221
010-C0803-20 HXEU459S - Arhus-Kiel-Koszalin 753759092245
010-C0804-20 HXEU460S - Sicily to Lido di Ostia 753759092269
010-C0805-20 HXEU461S - Thames Estuary 753759092283
010-C0806-20 HXEU462S - English Channel East 753759092306
010-C0807-20 HXEU463S - Bristol Channel and England S/W 753759092320
010-C0808-20 HXEU464S - Penmarch to Les Sables d'Olonne 753759092344
010-C0809-20 HXEU465S - La Baule to San Sebastian 753759092368
010-C0810-20 HXEU466S - Golfe Du Lion to San Remo 753759092382
010-C0811-20 HXEU467S - Blackpool to Cardiff 753759092405
010-C0812-20 HXEU468S - Sodertalje to Trelleborg 753759092429
010-C0813-20 HXEU469S - Stockholm and Malaren 753759092443
010-C0814-20 HXEU470S - Stromstad to Halmstad 753759092467
010-C0815-20 HXEU471S - Gulf of Bothnia, South 753759092481
010-C0816-20 HXEU472S - Gulf of Bothnia, Center 753759092504
010-C0817-20 HXEU473S - Gulf of Bothnia, North 753759092528
010-C0823-20 HXEU479S - Portugal 753759092566
010-C0826-20 HXEU482S - Wexford to Dingle Bay 753759092627
010-C0827-20 HXEU483S - Galway Bay to Cork 753759092641
010-C0828-20 HXEU484S - Ireland North-West 753759092665
010-C0829-20 HXEU485S - Fuenterrabia to Gijon 753759092689
010-C0830-20 HXEU486S - Galicia and Asturias 753759092702
010-C0832-20 HXEU488S - Keitele-Paijanne-Tampere 753759092740
010-C0833-20 HXEU489S - Kupio-Lappeenranta 753759092764
010-C0834-20 HXEU490S - Greece West Coast and Athens 753759092788
010-C0835-20 HXEU491S - Kotka to Hanko 753759092801
010-C0836-20 HXEU492S - Kristinestad to Hanko 753759092825
010-C0844-20 HXEU500S - Blyth to Lowestoft 753759092986
010-C0846-20 HXEU502S - Azores Islands 753759093020
010-C0849-20 HXEU505S - Baltic Sea, East Coast 753759093044
010-C0850-20 HXEU506S - Crete To Cyprus 753759093068
010-C0851-20 HXEU704L - France 753759093082
010-C0852-20 HXEU705L - Hamburg to Brest 753759093105
010-C0853-20 HXEU706L - UK & Ireland 753759093129
010-C0855-20 HXEU708L - North Norway 753759093143
010-C0856-20 HXEU709L - South Norway 753759093167
010-C0857-20 HXEU710L - Denmark, Skagerrak & Kattegat 753759093181
010-C0858-20 HXEU711L - Sweden South 753759093204
010-C0859-20 HXEU712L - Sweden East 753759093228
010-C0860-20 HXEU713L - Finland 753759093242
010-C0861-20 HXEU714L - Iberian Peninsula, Azores & Canaries 753759093266
010-C1025-20 HXEU718L - Mediterranean Sea 753759096250
010-C1021-20 HXEU800X - The Nordics 753759095505
010-C1022-20 HXEU801X - Europe, N/W Atlantic and Iberian Peninsula 753759095505
010-C1023-20 HXEU802X - Mediterranean Sea and Iberian Peninsula 753759095529
010-C0747-20 HXAF001R - Eastern Africa 753759089641
010-C0748-20 HXAF002R - South Africa 753759089665
010-C0749-20 HXAF003R - Western Africa 753759089689
010-C0750-20 HXAF450S - Madeira and Canary Islands 753759089702
010-C0751-20 HXAF451S - Namibia to Knysna, SA 753759089726
010-C0752-20 HXAF452S - Knysna, SA to Beira, MZ 753759089740
010-C0876-20 HXAE001R - Japan 753759090005
010-C0877-20 HXAE002R - Yellow Sea 753759090029
010-C0878-20 HXAE003R - Taiwan 753759090043
010-C0879-20 HXAE004R - Hong Kong/South China Sea 753759090067
010-C0880-20 HXAE005R - Philippines-Java-Mariana Islands 753759090081
010-C0881-20 HXAE006R - New Guinea North 753759090104
010-C0882-20 HXAE007R - New Guinea South 753759090128
010-C0883-20 HXAE008R - Timor Leste 753759090142
010-C0755-20 HXAW003R - Indian Subcontinent 753759091385
010-C0924-20 HXAW005R - The Gulf and Red Sea 753759093280
010-C0758-20 HXAW450S - The Gulf 753759091408
010-C0759-20 HXAW451S - Red Sea 753759091422
010-C0865-20 HXPC018R - New Caledonia to Fiji 753759089801
010-C0866-20 HXPC019R - Polynesia 753759089825
010-C1020-20 HXPC024R - Australia and New Zealand 753759095499
010-C0868-20 HXPC410S - Esperance to Exmouth Bay 753759089849
010-C0869-20 HXPC411S - Geraldton to Darwin 753759089863
010-C0870-20 HXPC412S - Admiralty Gulf WA to Cairns 753759089887
010-C0871-20 HXPC413S - Mornington Island-Hervey Bay 753759089900
010-C0872-20 HXPC414S - Mackay to Twofold Bay 753759089924
010-C0873-20 HXPC415S - Port Stephens-Fowlers Bay 753759089948
010-C0874-20 HXPC416S - New Zealand North 753759089962
010-C0875-20 HXPC417S - New Zealand South 753759089986

BlueChart Demo Cards

Identification: Only 2009 cards are affected (label on packaging will be dated “MAR 09”).

Part Number Description UPC
010-C0929-40 DEU713L-Finland DEMO
010-C0929-41 DEU714L-Iberian Peninsula, Azores & Canaries DEMO
010-C0929-42 DEU715L-Mediterranean West DEMO
010-C0929-43 DEU716L-Mediterranean, Central DEMO
010-C0929-44 DAF002R-South Africa DEMO
010-C0929-45 DAW005R-The Gulf and Red Sea DEMO
010-C0929-46 DPC020R-Brisbane SW to Geraldton DEMO
010-C0929-47 DPC021R-Mackay NW to Esperance DEMO
010-C0929-48 DPC022R-East Coast Australia DEMO
010-C0929-49 DPC023R-New Zealand DEMO
010-C0929-50 DUS037R-Vancouver - San Diego DEMO
010-C1034-00 DHXAF002R-South Africa g2 DEMO
010-C1034-01 DHXAW005R-The Gulf and Red Sea g2 DEMO
010-C1034-02 DHXCA015R-Canada g2 DEMO
010-C1034-03 DHXUS039R-US g2 DEMO
010-C1034-13 DHXEU043R-Iceland and Faeroe Islands g2 DEMO
010-C1034-14 DHXEU800X-The Nordics DEMO
010-C1034-15 DHXEU801X-Europe, N/W Atlantic and Iberian Peninsula DEMO
010-C1034-16 DHXEU802X-Mediterranean Sea and Iberian Peninsula DEMO
010-C1034-26 DHXPC024R-Australia and New Zealand DEMO
010-C1034-30 DHXSA003R-Trinidad to Rio de Janeiro g2 DEMO
010-C1034-31 DHXSA004R-Natal to Buenos Aires g2 DEMO
010-C1034-32 DHXSA005R-Florianopolis to Falkland Is. g2 DEMO
010-C1034-33 DHXSA006R-Chile and Falkland g2 DEMO
010-C1034-34 DHXSA007R-Esmeraldas to Valparaiso g2 DEMO
010-C1034-35 DHXSA008R-Central America West g2 DEMO

What are the defects?

In certain waters, there are potential inaccuracies in the way that the products’ charting presents depth contours and depth areas, resulting in the depiction of water depth as deeper than the actual depth under certain display conditions.

What are the hazards?

The inaccuracies described below could theoretically lead to boats going aground which, in certain circumstances, could lead to risk of personal injury.

What should consumers do?

Persons should not use the 2009 version of BlueChart g2 or g2 Vision cards identified above for navigation.
Any person who owns a 2009 version of a BlueChart g2 or g2 Vision card identified above will be given a replacement BlueChart g2 or g2 Vision card v2008.5 (dated July 2008) free of charge by contacting Garmin Australasia directly. Once a valid proof of purchase has been provided, Garmin Australasia will provide a free Reply Paid postal address to which the card should be sent. Garmin Australasia will then send a replacement card free of charge.
Alternatively, persons may obtain a full refund from the dealer where the BlueChart g2 or g2 Vision card identified above was purchased. A valid proof of purchase will be required.
In the case of dealers or retailers, Garmin Australasia will issue a 100 per cent credit for the value of a g2 or g2 Vision card.

Traders who sold this product

Bargain Boat Bits (ph (03) 9553 3451); Whitworths Marine (ph (02) 9939 1055); Bias Boating (ph (02) 4325 1822); Johnny Appleseed (ph (07) 3717 8555).

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 April 2009 - 5 June 2009

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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