Matchmaster TV Reception Systems—Plug in TV Signal Amplifier

What are the defects?

There is a possibility that when a three pin mains plug is inserted into the operating device it may cause an internal short circuit between the active and earth which may then cause the external 'F' Type connectors to become live.

What are the hazards?

Electrocution

What should consumers do?

Customers who have purchased the product are advised to switch the unit off at the power point then remove the unit from the power point ensuring not to touch any metal components. When removed from the wall disconnect the antenna lead. An internal inspection of the unit is required to determine which units may have the defect. Please contact Matchmaster on toll free 1800 237 425 during normal business hours 9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday to arrange for a full quality check and replacement if required.

Supplier
Matchmaster TV Reception Systems
Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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