Torqeedo GmbH — Lithium Batteries included in the Electrical Boat Motor Models Travel and Ultralight
What are the defects?
Parts of the production of the lithium batteries are not waterproof and water could enter the housing.
What are the hazards?
If water enters the housing, an electrolytic reaction may occur and could pose a fire risk. This may result in a serious injury.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should immediately stop using the Torqeedo outboard motor battery.
Consumers with the affected models will need to register the batteries on the https://www.torqeedo.com/safety Torqeedo GmbH will then contact consumers directly to advise which Torqeedo service centre to get the battery checked and repaired or replaced.
For further information, please call Power Equipment Pty Ltd on 1800 069 469 (Monday to Friday, 8am–5pm AEST), or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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Energy Safe (VIC) is the responsible regulator for this recall.