Karcher Pty Ltd—Karcher Submersible Pumps
What are the defects?
The submersible pumps may, over time, develop cracks in the outer insulation of the float switch and 240V electrical cables. This may allow ingress of water into the electrical cables, which has the potential to result in injury caused by electric shock.
What are the hazards?
Potential for electric shock
What should consumers do?
Immediately stop using the pump, disconnect it from any power source and remove it from any wet or damp environment. Call Karcher Recall Coordinator, Mr Brad Rafferty on 03 9765 2323 to arrange for the return and replacement of the submersible pump free of charge.
Bunnings stores nationwide and selected Karcher dealers
Recall advertisements and supporting documentation
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.