Techtronic Industries Australia Pty Ltd — AEG 58V Chainsaw (extended recall)

photograph of AEG 58V chainsaw

What are the defects?

Potential failure of certain components in limited batches of chainsaws.

What are the hazards?

If the chainsaw becomes jammed and the operator attempts to release it by cycling the ignition trigger, the chainsaw may fail, smoke or catch fire.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using the chainsaw immediately and can either:

1.  return the product for a full refund from their place of purchase, or
2.  contact TTI Customer Service on 1300 859 017 or by email at  customerservice@ttibrands.com.au to register for a replacement chainsaw with a free AEG 58V 4.0 battery, once available.

Supplier
Techtronic Industries Australia Pty Ltd
Traders who sold this product

Sold exclusively through Bunnings hardware stores

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 27 February 2017 - 15 March 2017
  • 1 March 2016 - 1 October 2016

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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