IXL Appliances—Fitted Fleecy Electric Blanket Controllers
What are the defects?
Design flaw in the interconnecting cable between the controller on the blanket. In some cases this may cause a short circuit and burning of the cable's outer insulation.
What are the hazards?
Interconnecting flexible cord may fuse, causing scorching of bed linen. Potientially a fire hazard.
What should consumers do?
Consumers who have these models or are uncertain of the blanket's model number should call 1800 035 410. Controllers will be replaced free of charge.
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.