Teco Australia Pty Ltd—Portable Air Conditioner

What are the defects?

The defect relates to possible overheating of water within the unit. This overheating may cause: Failure in certain components causing a risk of water leaking from the unit to contain an electrical charge; and a risk of scalding when the water is drained from the unit during operation. There is no safety warning alerting users to this risk.

What are the hazards?

Electrocution/scalding

What should consumers do?

Teco Australia Pty Ltd will contact all customers who purchased the air conditioner. The full purchase price will be refunded upon the return of the unit to the retailer.

Supplier
Teco Australia Pty Ltd
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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